Solent Summer Dance Festival is an online competition with video submission entry. The festival is open to dancers of all levels.
All our age groups and timings apply as per our standard Solent Novice Dance Festival - please visit our Ages & Time Limits page under 'Registration' for further information. The Solo Song section can be no longer than 2 minutes. Lyrical and Contemporary will be the same time limit as Modern.
Please note - for this festival only Seniors will be 17 and under
We are also opening up the competition to Adults of 18+ who do not currently dance in a paid professional capacity, or have not danced in a paid professional capacity within the last 12 months.
Our categories for the festival are: Ballet, Modern / Jazz, Lyrical, Contemporary, Acro, Solo Musical Theatre Song (no dance element) and Own Choreography in any genre.
Each competitor will receive an E-Certificate and feedback from our professional adjudicator, Millie Coles. Medals will also be awarded to 1st, 2nd & 3rd places with trophies for the highest mark in each category.
Entry fees are £3.50 per solo. We will only be accepting solo entries.
Closing date for video submissions is Saturday 22nd August at 9pm. Entries sent after this point will not be accepted.
If you wish to compete at our online Summer festival please complete the form below and submit your videos via WeTransfer using the link sent to you in the email. Videos will need to be emailed to
We can't wait to see all you fabulous performers soon!