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        2022 Global Competition,
Saturday, April 30 and Sunday, May 1!

~ Registration, Payment, & Video Submission Info ~

Registration Form (opens in new window): click here

To download the Registration Form, do a 'Right-click, Download File As' on the pink "click here" above. Or you can save the file if opened in a new window ('File - Save As')

3 Payment Options:

1) Zelle using:
2) PayPal using:
3) Venmo using:

NOTE:   Solo Categories:   $100 each if paying via Venmo and Zelle ;
                                           $105 ea if paying via Paypal.

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Please *download, print, fill out, and email* this form to, with proof of payment.

==> If you are participating in one of our sales and receive a complimentary category, please write in your free category across the bottom of the Registration Form. Thank you!

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Virtual Finals at Bellydancer of the Universe Competition:
Saturday, April 30 and Sunday, May 1, 2022 Broadcast from California, USA and shown on our social media outlets.

The winner from each category will be automatically entered into the 'Champion of the Universe' category, again using their original, previously submitted video!!!

Winner of the Champion of the Universe Category will be announced at the end of the show!

  ~ BDUC 2022 Global Competition Registration Information ~

$100/Solo category ; Duet: $200 (max 2 people) ;
Group: $200 for the first 2, $55 ea additional member.

NOTE:   Solo Categories:   $100 each if paying via Venmo and Zelle ;
                                           $105 ea if paying via Paypal.

NO Workhop registration requirement to enter any of our Competitions!

NOTE:   Your originally submitted video, will be used for judging the Preliminary, Final, and Champion of the Universe!

AFTER you enter you will receive a detailed packet with Vital information such as rules and regulations so ENTER NOW! Good Luck!

Top 3 in each category listed below will proceed to the final using their original, previously submitted video. The champions of the following categories will then go on to compete in the Champion of the Universe cateogry to win $5000.00

Champions of the following categories will go on to the
Champion of the Universe Category to win $5000.00:

Egyptian ; Universal American Cabaret ; Group ; Duet ; Drum Solo ;
Taxsim or Beladi / Taqsim ; Specialty Prop ; Fusion ; God/Goddess ;
Folkloric ; Creative Choreography

Please Review the Category Information *BEFORE* you Register!
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to view the Category Page.

Downloadable pdf ('Right-click, Download File As' on the pink "click here"): click here to view the pdf in a new window

Please *download, print, fill out, and email* this form to, with proof of payment. Thank you!

3 Payment Options:

1) Zelle using:
2) PayPal using:
3) Venmo using:

Please include a note to seller with the following info: Legal Name, Stage Name, Personal email & Catogries entering.

Text 310.990.9549 for more info.

~*~ Video Submission Information ~*~

~ MP4 video format.
~ Any music.   Please tell us the song used, and the style of your performance in your introduction.
~ Please note: Your brief introduction is NOT included within your performance time, and has a 1 minute time limit.
~ ANY current performance less than 1 year old is eligible OR feel free to create something brand new!

~ Brief Introduction:   Please, before you start taping your solo, duet, or group performance, take a moment to say hello and give us the name of everyone performing ; where you are from ; what category you are representing, and what style (if in a category that has styles such as Folkloric) ; your song name and artist.

Also in your introlduction, please let us know *Why* you want to win this competition!

Start your time the minute your performance starts and stay within the allotted time frame, or unfortunately, if you go over the time limit, *you will be disqualified*.

~ Please keep your entire body within the camera frame: head to toe and arm to arm so that a *full view* of you and your movements can be seen by the judges at all times.

NOTE: The above is a very brief description, and a fully detailed work packet will come to you with the complete information you need after you registration is received.

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Please do not include the following in your video:

~ No Visible logos or product promotion allowed.
~ No show/competition reference in your video performance.
~ No animals or flames are to be included in your video.
~ Must not be any other dancer or musician featured in your video, and no interaction with a musician or audience member. These are solo, duet, or group performances, and we only want to see you in the performance.

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