SHOWDOWN THROWDOWN is an “Open Street Styles” dance contest that seeks to challenge its’ competitors through the various environments of street dance. There are 3 challenges the victor must overcome. First is the Open Circle preliminary round; where our judges will chose 12 dancers to advance. Second is an on stage Call Out Battle, where we will introduce 8 invited dancers (not from the preliminary group). And last is a head to head elimination bracket system. There can only be one winner.
CHALLENGE #1 ￼The Open Circle Preliminary Round [30 Minutes]
a) Three Individual Dance Circles happening simultaneously b) One Judge per circle
Judges choose the overall top 16 dancers advancing to the elimination round.
CHALLENGE #3 The Head-to-Head Elimination [72 Minutes]
Top 16 = 2 rounds per dancer (limit 1 minute per dancer) 2 Songs Played Top 8 = 2 rounds per dancer (limit 1 minute per dancer) 2 Songs Played Top 4 = 3 rounds per dancer (limit 1 minute per dancer) 3 Songs Played Final Battle = 3 rounds per dancer (limit 1 minute per dancer) 3 songs played
All judges choose simultaneously immediately after each battle
YOUR EXPERIENCE: As a dancer, The World of Dance experience fuses together free standing competitions involving multiple formats of “urban” dance. Whether you are a versed choreography team, a competitive duet, or a free styling dance individual, The World of Dance Tour has a competition for you. Our competition strategy lends itself to each market’s unique formats of dance.
As a spectator, The World of Dance not only features localized and globally renowned urban dancers, but also features several entertainment zones creating a unique lifestyle experience. By weaving together industries like clothing, art, fashion, and music, The World of Dance has become an event of endless entertainment for all to experience.