WA Dancehall Queen & King Dance Competition
DateFebruary 17, 2018
VenueLate Night Valentine
Location446 Beaufort Street, Highgate, Perth, WA 6003 Australia
WA Dancehall Queen & King Competition Vybe Nation is proud to announce the first official WA Dancehall Queen & King Competition will be held in Perth on Saturday 17th February 2018.
The WA DHQK competition will be held in the amphitheater at Late Night Valentine in Mt Lawley. It will be an explosive night of Dancehall dance, highly entertaining dance competition, music & culture. There will be non-stop entertainment throughout the night with DJ sets by Aslan, showcases by Elusive Dancers, Alexx Mubanga (DHK Australia 2015), Sarine, Kitty Cat and more.
After the competition, there will be an official after party from 10:30pm featuring Bun Dem sound system and DJ Blaqknight who will keep the Dancehall vibes going until late. Doors will be open at 6pm so get on down early to enjoy special Caribbean cocktails & food before the competition starts at 7pm SHARP.
The competition will be judged by a panel of expert Australian & Jamaican Dancehall dancers including;
Sarine Perdedjian (Sydney)
Catherine Pwiti (Melbourne, Burn City Queenz, Jungle City Studios)
Chuby Dice (Jamaica, Black Dice Crew)
Tickets to this exciting event are available from https://www.trybooking.com/TPOW for $20. Part proceeds of this event will be donated to the Dancehall for Change Project www.gofundme.com/dancehall-for-change
Dancehall dancers of all levels are invited to enter the competition. All contestants must register by the 4th February by submitting a registration form (https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSca_mcyHosmkGZ6ZXhQGRFpgVaWdHK6rP8KWNaw2KAPKp__HQ/viewform?usp=sf_link) & 20-30 second dance video to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The winner of the competition will not only be crowned as the first ever official WA Dancehall King or Queen, but will also receive flights to Melbourne to compete in the Australian Dancehall Queen & King competition in April this year.
There are heaps of prizes available for runners up and best of performance categories.
DHQK WA is brought to you by Vybe Nation in collaboration with official Australian partners I Love Dancehall, True Jamaican Dancehall & Jungle City Studios in addition to official Jamaican partners the International Dancehall Queen Competition, Big Head Productions & Trinny Cee Productions.