The organizers of the festival are the municipality of Tsaghkadzor and “Aygek” dance studio.
The festival will be held in Tsaghkadzor, which is considered a developed Armenia’s tourist cities. The main purposes of festival are cultural development, friendly relations between different nationalities and acquaintance, cultural exchange.
Groups, ensembles, individuals, solo, trio and quartet can participate in the festival. The festival consist of 2 parts: competitive and non- competitive. The participants can take part in both if they want.
Choreography – folk, modern, latin, classic.
Song – folk, pop, classic.
Age categories of members
A group: 8-12 years old
B group: 13-15 years old
C group: 16 years and older
Professional jury of the festival will invite groups / ensembles from different countries and they will assess the participants.
The Criterion of Appraisal
Technique of performance
Art of performance and (theatrical ) scenic mastery
Costumes used during the performance
The singularity and originality of composition
The festival starts with a parade, national costumes and flag.
In time of the parade every group should perform 1 national dance with duration of 3 minutes.
The parade continue to the square of Tsaghkadzor, where the concert will take place.
The first day the group should present 1 dance, with duration of 5 minutes.
The second day / day of the competiton, the group should present 2 dances, each of them with duration of 5 minutes. Every dance should be performed with a costume.
The third day is the award and Gala concert, and the participants should present 1 composition. They will compete for Grand Prix.
The festival have 2 Grand Prix, one for age 8-15 year old and other for 16 years and older.
There will be an exchange of national dances, where groups from one country will teach groups from other country one of their national dance.
The leaders and participants should attend master class in order to get international certificate.
The participants will be awarded 1st 2nd and 3rd places.
The best groups will be awarded in different nominations:
Best dancing technique
Best dancing ensemble
Best scenic mastery
The sympathy of spectators
150 euro per person in a 3*** hotel (6 nights, 7 days – full board (breakfast,lunch dinner), and transfer)
Excursion to the Yerevan and in Cognac factory -15euros
Dilijan (Hagharcin) – 10euros
Excursion to the lake Sevan – 5euros
Aqua park – 15euros
The participants must pay in advance 10% of the final payment up to 31st of May, the rest of the payment should be completed upon arrival.
Note: The groups which will not send scanned document of the payment won’t be accommodated in hotel.