Halloween Competition

Do you love showing off a spooky, creepy, scary side? This competition is for exactly that! With a section scored on spooky factor we can't wait to see all your creative themes.

Entries open August 1st – 31st 2022

The competition will be held at the following listed locations, please note you may only enter one location.

  • You can only enter 1 location competition so choose the one that dates and location suit you best
  • You must fill in all fields of the entry form prior to the entries close date of  Wednesday 31st August 2022 at 11pm AEST.
  • You may enter one or more divisions at your chosen location, but not separate locations
  • Your cut music for the competition and a picture are required as a part of your entry
  • Audition video entries must be 1-2 minutes in length and do not need to be the same as the planned performance piece
  • Entry fees must be paid in full no later than the closing date for entries to be valid
  • Successful applicants will be announced on the studio’s Facebook page
  • This is an open level competition as it is not a trick-based competition
  • Pole, Aerials and Juniors performances must be between 2-3 minutes in length.
  • Groups and Silks/Tissu performances must between 3 – 4 minutes in length.
  • Groups – No more than 2 competitors on each apparatus at any given time throughout the performance.
  • Performers must not engage with the judges prior to, or on the day of the competition.
  • No performance shall make any offensive or derogatory references to any religion, gender, race or sexuality.
  • Apparatuses/poles will vary depending on the location you have entered.
  • Performers are permitted to use any props, sets, costuming, additional performers, sound effects, performance apparatus or footwear, provided that:
    • the space allows for it physically;
    • it can be set up and completely removed in under 1 minute.
  • Any use of the above items should be described in the applicant’s entry.
  • The performer may not perform nude or partially nude. G-strings are not permissible. Heels are optional.
  • No outfit shall make any offensive or derogatory references to any religion, gender, race or sexuality.
  • The use of grip aids are permitted.

10 points Floorwork
Creativity and level of difficulty of floorwork will be judged. Unique transitions and fluidity will account for higher score.

10 points Costumes/Props
Good use of costumes/props that go well with theme/concept of the routine

10 points Dance
The performance is seamless in its transitions between pole and dance. Individual movements are well thought out to make sense within the routine. Musicality and staging will also be judged. Performer demonstrates clean lines, strong posture and the deliberate creation of aesthetically pleasing shapes within tricks and overall movement.

10 points Tricks
Strength and control within tricks, flexibility and unique combinations will account for tricks score

10 points Spooky Factor
Engaging the audience and performing with confidence and being halloween themed

Tickets will be sold through the hosting studio, keep an eye out on their Facebook Page for ticket release!