The House of Flamenco "FLAMENQUERIA"
8 (499) 921 02 46
8 (925) 865 97 84
info@flamenqueria.ru

FLAMENKITA

The House of Flamenco “FLAMENQUERÍA”
the Federation of Flamenco in Russia

presents

With the support of the Dance Organization of Russia ORTO
presents


VI Children’s Flamenco Festival of Russia
FLAMENKITA

November 25-26, 2017

RULES & REGULATIONS
goals and objectives

  • The main objective of the organization of the Children's Flamenco Festival is to highlight young talented soloists and companies.
  • popularize flamenco among choreographic schools and folkloric dance companies.
  • Among the tasks and goals of the Festival we can mention the exchange of experiences between teachers and dancers from different regions of Russia.
  • promotion of healthy living, full and dynamic leisure among the population, attract children, adolescents and young people to flamenco classes; develop the physical qualities, coordination, motivation and ambition.

For children and choreographers, flamenco master classes will be organized with Spanish teachers (advanced level) (see the schedule).

STATUTE OF THE EVENT

YOUTH AND CHILDREN´S FLAMENCO FESTIVAL IN RUSSIA

CATEGORIES AND NOMINATIONS

EVENTS

· Flamenco (puro) – popular flamenco, any flamenco style / palo

Flamenco (fusion) flamenco contemporary, stylized flamenco music or choreography.

¡NEW! Fiesta por Bulerías!

- Only for the category Youth.

- All the participants take the stage together.

- All the participants must have their number on the costume.

- Each one should dance one letra por Bulerías.

- The numbers are dealt at the time of the registration.

- The application should mention: Fiesta por Bulerías

IMPORTANT: Each group or company has got the right to be presented at the Festival by any number of participants in different nominations. However, the same participant can not take part in each of the nominations more than once. For example, the director / teacher may register the participant as a soloist, duo or group, in one of the categories (for example, Flamenco Puro), and this participant has no right to participate more in the same nomination, only in one another, for example in Flamenco fusion. That is possible if this participant is part of another duo or group of the same school.

NOMINATIONS

• soloist

duo / couple

groups according to age

* NEW mixed groups (the difference between the participants should be not less than 5 years)

GROUPS ACCORDING TO AGE

The age is determined by the participant's year of birth

Children: up to 10 years (before 2008)

Juniors: 11-13 years ( from 2008 to 2005)

Youth: 14 -17 years (from 2004 to 2001)

* In mixed groups the difference between participants can not be less than 5 years.

DURATION OF DANCES

Soloists, duo / couple: maximum 5 minutes.

Group: maximum 8 minutes.

N.B.: The company / school must present the music in MD or CD format (no more than one track on a disc, mentioning the city and the name of the school / company). It is important to have a backup copy.

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FESTIVAL Flamenkita 2017 continues introducing innovations:

1) According to your requests, we leave the nomination for mixed groups on the list. A mixed group is a number in which students of different ages from the same school participate at the same time. The age of participants is from 5 to 17 years. The difference of the participants can not be less than 5 years.

Attention: the school that presents a mixed group can present a group only in this nomination, or a group divided by the ages. Participation is possible only in ONE of the nominations.

2. In the Festival-2016 we have a special nomination for young dancers.

"DEBUT": here are welcome the contestants who have been dancing flamenco for a year (1) and who have not gone on stage more than 2-3 times. Dear teachers and choreographers, we hope you are sincere with us and with your colleagues.

In this category two (2) winners will be chosen: Best performance of group dance, and Best performance of dance as soloist or duet. The subdivisions "puro" and "fusion" are not foreseen.

3. Fiesta por Bulerías

4. Three (3) special Jury Awards (special mentions) are officially present. After two days of the Festival, the jury members will highlight three (3) schools / companies, director / choreographer or one participant, giving them a special trophy. At the end the winner of the Grand Prix will be also determined

MEMBERS OF THE JURY:

Natalia Meiriño (Madrid, Spain)

VIP Jury famous representatives of the flamenco world of Russia.

The full list of jury members and the press release will be published on the Festival group on the social network VK and also on other websites mentioned below.

EVALUATION CRITERIA

The evaluation criteria, which the members of the jury follow, contain several sub-criteria that are evaluated during the performance. The Jury is guided by the following criteria:

T = TECHNIQUE

C = COMPOSITION

I = IMAGE

Content of the criteria. Sub-criteria

TECHNIQUE

Correct execution of the basic technique

Revelation of the character of the chosen style or sense of dancing

Technical level of choreography movements.

Accuracy of basic and complex rhythms

Knowledge about how to use the stage space. Coordination and communication with other dancers on stage

Musicality and coordination, control of muscular movement

Power

Energy

COMPOSITION

Movements

variations, varied vocabulary of dance

rhythm

lines and circles that are used in any composition

variety and originality of the use of each component

reflection and understanding of music and musical phrases

use of the stage

correlation between music and the concept of composition

concordance between movements and music / flamenco style chosen

Emotional content (proper emotional reaction to movements, plot, concept, etc.)

technical level of dancers

relation age/idea, the movements/style

creativity

dramaturgy.

Image \ presentation technique

Expression

presentation

contact with the public

energy level

dance force and impression for the public: very important aspects when evaluating the criterion of Image

costume

makeup

external appearance (hairstyle, body, costume) and general harmony of the idea of composition with the music, movements and other elements chosen for the presented dance

personality

drama and emotions

charisma

security

accuracy and timing

Interaction and communication between dancers

Maximum points according to the criteria:

Technique = 10 points,

Composition = 10 points,

Image = 10 points,

Total: a minimum total of points: 3, a maximum total of points: 30

AWARDING OF PRIZES

In the competition of the Festival the participants who are awarded with the First Prize (solo, duos), will receive a diploma of the winner and medals; in the nomination "Group": a diploma and a trophy (cup).

All the participants receive a certificate of participation in the Contest of the Festival.

The awards ceremony takes place every day of the Festival.

* Among all the participating schools and companies, the winner of the Grand Prix will be determined: the company awarded with the Grand Prix will receive a large TROPHY.

PLACE OF CELEBRATION

The House of Flamenco Flamenquería
Address: Str. Dobroslobodskaya 5
. Metro Baumanskaya, Moscow, Russia

SCHEDULE (previous)
November 25

NOMINATIONS OF THE FIRST DAY:

Children and Youth all the styles (popular flamenco + stylized flamenco) + Fiesta por Bulerías

11.00-13.00 rehearsals

13.30-14.15 master class with Natalia Meiriño (Advanced Beginner level)

15.00 opening ceremony of the Festival, programming of the Competition

19.00 conclusion of the first day of the Contest, awards ceremony

19.30-20.00 Round table with participation of teachers / choreographers / directors of schools and companies and members of the jury (optional)

November 26

NOMINATIONS OF THE SECOND DAY:

Juniors all the styles + mixed groups + nomination Debut

Determination of the laureate of the Grand Prix of the whole Festival

11.00-13.00 rehearsals

13.30 - 14.15 workshop with Natalia Meiriño (Intermedium)

15.00-18.00 The second day of the Festival, opening ceremony, presentation of the jury, programming of the Competition.

18.30 conclusion of the second day of the Competition, award ceremony

19.00 - Conclusion of the Festival

19.30-20.00 - Round table with participation of teachers / choreographers / directors of schools and companies and members of the jury (optional)

Note: the fixed timetable will be published on the web pages www.flamenqueria.ru, www.deflamenco.ru from November 20

FINAL ASPECT

ENTRY

On the same day of the event parents, acquaintances and other spectators can buy tickets.

The price: 500 rubs per day (one entry is valid for an entire day)

THE PARTICIPATION OF THE COMPETITORS IS FREE.

PHOTOGRAPHY AND VIDEO RECORDING

The rights to take photos and record videos belong to the Organizers. The participants, when sending their request, agree to pass the rights to take photos and record videos to the Organizers. Capturing photographs and recording videos by third parties is possible when the requesting permission from the organization is received. The private recording fee: 300 rubles per day.

For schools and companies coming from abroad: the participants will incur their transport and accommodation costs. The organizing committee can help you with some information about accommodation and answer all the questions related to the event.

For more information and appointments: 8 (499) 921 02 46 or 8 (926) 919 9915

WORKSHOPS AND MAGISTRAL CLASSES WITH RUSSIAN AND SPANISH TEACHERS:

For the participants of the Festival, the teachers / choreographers / directors of the companies the Festival offers a special formula. The price per flamenco master class:

With teachers from Spain 600 rub,

Duration of a master class: 45 minutes

Classes are paid at the reception, before the class starts.

At the entrance it is necessary to show the receipt of the administration to demonstrate that the payment is made.

REGISTRATION OF PARTICIPATION

Preregistration is required. Registration of the participants can be done by the teacher / choreographer / director of the school / company or by a representative of the school / company. The request to participate should be sent to the following e-mails: flamenkita@flamenqueria.ru, colombiana@mail.ru until 20h00 on November 20, 2017. Applications received after the deadline, are not admitted, or a participation fee will be charged.

TO THE ATTENTION OF TEACHERS / DIRECTORS AND REPRESENTATIVES OF SCHOOLS AND COMPANIES:

) We ask you to be responsible and attentive when sending your request. Do not confuse the organizers or yourselves. If you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact us by phone or email. Changes (such as adding or exchanging participants) during the registration of soloists or duos beyond the deadline will result in CANCELLATION of this APPLICATION. The same is for small groups, if more or other numbers are added outside the registration deadline. The change of the title of the composition or the change of participants in the group numbers is allowed. Entry for teachers / choreographers of schools is free, according to the list presented in advance to the organizers.

THE APPLICATION IS APPROVED ONLY IF THIS APPLIES TO THE ATTACHED FORM!

IMPORTANT INFORMATION for teachers / choreographers / directors and parents:

- The Festival committee urges you not to take / reserve seats in advance in the hall.

- Please, be ordered and follow your shift when entering the hall.

ORGANIZING COMMITTEE

Central office:

Str. Dobroslobodskaya 5th, The House of Flamenco "Flamenquería", Moscow, Russia

Phone: 8 (499) 921 02 46

Mobile phone for urgent calls: 8 (926) 919 17 74

Director of the Festival:

Yulia Plakhotina: 8 (916) 650 96 10, flamenkita@flamenqueria.ru, colombiana@mail.ru

WE WILL BE VERY HAPPY TO MEET YOU AT OUR FESTIVAL!

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