Dancers who dance recreationally with either a minimum number of years danced or few hours per week training. This category is strictly to the teachers or studio’s discretion but recreational competitors are not eligible to win cash prizes and have a limited number of overall wins available. See awards section.
Dancers who are looking for something slightly more competitive than recreational but are not quite ready for the competitive level. The pre-competitive level is a perfect fit for dancers who have about 3 years or less experience OR practice fewer hours per week. This category is not eligible to win cash prizes and has a limited number of overall wins available. See awards section.
Dancers who have more years of dance training or dancers looking for a more competitive level in a competition. Competitive dancers qualify for ALL prizes and overalls with trophies for each of the top 3 dances in each of the categories.
All dancer with an average age of 7 or under are automatically entered in our minis category and elligable for winning the MINI DIAMOND DANCER(S) Title either as a soloist or as a group.
ADULT / PARENT
This plus 30 category is for dancers who dance recreationally only and will not be eligible to place in the overalls. A dancer under 30 may fall into this category if they are strictly a non-professional dancer dancing with other recreational adults. One overall high score trophy will be awarded as well as one adjudicators choice for most entertaining if there are at least 2 adult dances entered.
This 18+ category is for anyone who is looking for the most competitive category. They may work as a professional dancer, teacher or student teacher.
ALL our Categories are to the teachers and/or studio’s discretion. Many dancer(s) and/or groups capability vary regardless of their experience. A recommended guide line is provided above. If the judging panel feels any persons or groups were strongly misrepresented Star Talent has the right to move the entry to a more suitable category.