Yaa Halla Y'all 2011
Yellow Rose of Texas Belly Dance Competition

Due to popular request and to avoid home town favoritism there will be new voting rules*** in place!

Registration to compete in the Yellow Rose of Texas Belly Dance Competition has ended.


THE CATEGORIES:

THURSDAY NIGHT COMPETITION

Rising Star  Solo (non-professional - Tribal/Fusion and/or Cabaret )

Duet/Trio - Tribal/Fusion and/or Cabaret

Tribal/Fusion Professional Solo (experienced)

Men's Solo

FRIDAY NIGHT COMPETITION

Tribal/Fusion and/or Cabaret Troupes (4 or more)

Cabaret Professional Solo (experienced)

Winners of a category in the previous year's competition may not compete in the same category the following year.  (Example:  If you won in the Rising Star category in 2010, you may not compete in that category in 2011.)

Category Requirements

Rising Star Solo - Under 5 years experience in dance and/or pre-professional, non-restaurant performer, a non-teacher, and may be Tribal/Fusion or Cabaret

Duet/Trio - Any length of time dancing, and may be Tribal/Fusion or Cabaret

Tribal/Fusion Professional Solo - 5 years or more experience in dance, and/or teacher and/or paid professional, restaurant performer, and must be Tribal/Fusion

Men's Solo - Any length of time dancing, and may be Tribal/Fusion or Cabaret

Troupe (4 performers or more) - Any length of time dancing, may be Tribal, Alternative and/or Cabaret

Cabaret Professional Solo - 5 years or more experience in dance, and/or teacher and/or paid professional, restaurant performer, and must be Cabaret

The times allowed for the People's Choice Award performances for ALL CATEGORIES are:

Rising Star: Up to 4 minutes
Professional or Men's Solo:  Up to 5 minutes
Duet/Trio: Up to 5 minutes
Troupe (4 or more performers): Up to 7 minutes
 


Trophy, Cash and Additional Prizes!!!

First Place Winners are invited, and should be prepared, to perform as special guest dancers
in Saturday Night's Gala Show of Stars!

First Place Winners will be awarded a trophy, cash and additional prizes,
PLUS  be acknowledged on the website and in an upcoming issue of The Belly Dance Chronicles Magazine.


There will be a show of Stars Thursday & Friday while the votes are tallied.

*** Voting for the Yellow Rose of Texas Belly Dance Competition will be a combination of the audience's Peoples Choice along with votes from a judges' panel of acclaimed Professionals in our field such as Marta Schill from California and Amaya of New Mexico (both will be judging Friday) and Jayna of Belly Dance Super Stars along with Myra Krien of New Mexico (both will be judging Thursday).   The two additional judges have been confirmed!   Moria Chappell of California is joining the Thursday judges panel and Leyla Jouvana of Germany is joining the Friday judges panel.


Ballots will be handed out at the beginning of each category each night.

Only audience members who are present for the beginning of each category will be eligible to vote!!!


Click below to see the 2010  Winners!!
Cabaret Category  //  Tribal/Alternative Category

Click below to see the 2009 Winners!!
Cabaret Category  //  Tribal/Alternative Category

Click here to see the 2008 Winners!!

Click here to see the 2007 Winners!!


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