Dance Competition

Secondary schools are invited to participate in the Kula Dance Competition by performing a 5-8 minute fusion of song and dance reflecting the cultures of Fiji. The challenge is for schools to create something new and different.

Schools will be awarded prizes in the following categories:

  1. Best Dance Group – Winner
  2. Best Dance Group – First Runner Up
  3. Best Dance Group – Second Runner Up
  4. Commendation Award
  5. Commendation Award
  6. Best Female Dancer – Winner
  7. Best Female Dancer – Runner Up
  8. Best Male Dancer – Winner
  9. Best Male Dancer – Runner Up
  10. Most Popular Dance Group
  11. Best Costume
  12. Best Choreography

Competition Rules

The Dance Competition will be staged in the same format as previously. Schools must produce a dance sequence that is a fusion of Fiji’s multi-cultural society and modern dance forms.

  1. The Dance competition will be staged in the same format as in previous years. Schools must produce a dance sequence that is a fusion of Fiji’s multi-cultural society and modern dance forms.
  2. Film Fiji will conduct a workshop on choreography, coordination, make-up etc. We strongly recommend that each schools send representatives to attend these sessions. Film Fiji will provide this information on the seminars directly to participating schools.
  3. The dance sequence should be between 5 and 8 minutes.
  4. All schools MUST attend rehearsals before the competition.
  5. All the dances will be performed at the event on 28 July.
  6. An independent panel of judges will judge on competition and the judges’ decision will be final.
  7. The judges’decision is final and no discussion will be entered into.
  8. Schools are required to submit full names of ALL students involved in the Film Awards using the Film Fiji template.
  9. Further details on the dance competition will be provided closer to the date.