A Future of Hope Dance Competition Presented by The City of Cape Town

19 November 2023

We are excited to be hosting A Future of Hope Dance Competition presented by the City of Cape
Town. Calling all crews from across the metropole to enter this great competition. The Winning
crew walks away with R10 000 while runners up will receive R5000 for 2nd place and R2000 for 3rd place. That’s not all, the winning crews will go on to participate at this years – Festive Lights Switch.

On event on the 26th of November, Grand Parade. To provide a level of excitement to the
competition. It is not only about performance, but also about providing skills and experience to
our youth. Dancing has always been a form of expression of the inner self, a creative experience
that provides jobs to millions out there. ENTER NOW

Entries Open: 27 October 2023
Entries Close: 15 November 2023 AT 12h00


Age 12 – 35 years
Groups of 2 – 10 dancers may enter
Entrants to choreograph a 1.5min – 2min dance piece using proudly SA music
Dance styles can include but not limited to: Amapiano, Gwara-Gwara, hip-hop or any other
recognised cultural dance moves or combination thereof
Entrants will load their videos to their own favourite social media platform eg Facebook,
TikTok or Instagram pages and must include the hashtags: #CTFestiveLightsDance
#FutureOfHope TAG @CTfestivelights


The top 10 finalist competing groups will receive e-mail correspondence about the Dance off details.
 The top 10 finalists will then compete at a dance-off at the V&A Waterfront Ampi-theatre
on 19 November from 13H30 – where the public can experience their talent showcase
 Finalists making it to the Dance-Off, must be available on 19 November 2023 and
performance on 26 November 2023. In all cases, the decisions taken by the judges are final
and will not be open to discussion.
 All themes must be appropriate. Any act that contains profanity, suggestive sexual themes
or violence will be disqualified.

Sunday – 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM

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