AfroStyle® 2018

AfroStyle Annual Dance Championship was formed during Afro-Latin Invasion Asia (ALiA) in year 2015. The world most recognized and Asia most admired dance championship.

We are devoted to letting you being the center of attention while you are on stage to compete on the same field of play, to the same rules, and for the same awards and titles. Don’t be afraid to come to AfroStyle competition with your “out there” ideas. We are committed to supporting your artistic vision.

Our qualified world recognized judges are interested in giving diplomatic but honest critique with the intention of helping you get higher scores, stronger skills, and greater success in the future. AfroStyle wants to empower you by reinforcing your hard work and correct technique. We notice, compliment, and encourage.

Our winners’ careers and/or publicity are at peak, right after they won the championship. There is no replacement for strong technique, stage presence, and precision. You should register AfroStyle 2018 Dance Championship today!

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Terms & Conditions

  1. Competitors must check in at registration to pick up their competition number.
  2. All competitors must be ready to dance 30 minutes prior to scheduled dance time.
  3. The Organizer reserves the right to merge or cancel any categories. Be sure to check this website periodically for updates.
  4. All persons attending the event whether as competitors, spectators, officials or guests of the Organizers are bound by AFROSTYLE 2018 CHAMPIONSHIPS RULES.
  5. Neither the AFROSTYLE 2018 CHAMPIONSHIPS, ALIA 2018 Festival, nor the venue for the event are liable or take any responsibility for the loss or theft of articles left in changing rooms, ballrooms or hotel rooms.
  6. Neither the AFROSTYLE 2018 CHAMPIONSHIPS, ALIA 2018 Festival, nor the venue for the event are liable or take any responsibility for any injury sustained by persons attending or participating in this event. Everyone attending does so at his/her own risk.
  7. Any competitor found in breach of any of the above rules will be disqualified.
  8. Disputes
  9. The decision made by the competition director and the head judge will be final.
  10. If you have been selected to compete, please submit your competition track to us 2 weeks before the event starts.
  11. We do not accept media on CDs nor live music, please email your tracks to: info@afrostyle.com.
  12. If your media is on a USB, please place your track in a folder labelled KIZOMBA CHAMPIONSHIP ALIA 2018. Please label it so it can be identified easily as yours also please ensure that it is virus free before handing it over.
  13. Please bring backup of your competition track on USB.

Special Guests

Every year, we try our best to find the most inspirational speakers from all over the world. We are thrilled to show you people, who are the driving forces behind the most successful competition project in Asia.

DADDY KILLA

Featured guest

Pricinig

PROFESSIONAL DIVSION
A dancer who is receiving compensation for teaching or performing.
$100

ALL competitors must purchase. Free with ALiA 2018 Full Pass or Full Party Pass. Once the purchase process is completed, you will get a registration form. Once the purchase process completed, send us your Kizomba dance video of you and your competition partner to: support@aliafestival.com for evaluation. Thereafter we will respond with our feedback. ALIA 2018 Full Pass can be purchased @ www.aliafestival.com

OPEN DIVISION
A dancer who does not teach or perform for money.
$50

Free with ALiA 2018 Full Pass or Full Party Pass. Once the purchase process is completed, you will get a registration form.

AWARD

AfroStyle Dance Championship Trophy – Winner of Open and Professional Division.

AfroStyle Dance Trophy – 1st runner up and 2nd runner up of Open and Professional Division.

Lifetime ALiA full pass – Winner of Professional Division

Cash prize – Winner of Professional Division

GENRE

Professional and Open Division
1. STYLE
• At least 70% of the routine must be Kizomba.
• 30% of the routine must be African style.
2. MUSIC
• All songs must be recognizable as the chosen style and must have the distinctive rhythm of that style*
• Music length: All Couples between 2.30 and 3.30 mins
3. All competitors are judged as a couple.
4. Lifts, tricks or flares are allowed.
5. Couples will be judged in the following categories: Musicality, Connection, Technique, Originality
PLEASE REFER TO JUDGES EVALUATION BELOW FOR COMPLETE JUDGING CRITERIA.

Judges Evaluation

PROFESSIONAL DIVISION

VISUAL PRESENTATION 10%
CREATIVITY AND ORIGINALITY 30%
RHYTHM AND INTERPRETATION 50%
CHOREOGRAPHY / CAPACITY OF IMPROVISATION 70%
TECHNICALITY 100%

OPEN DIVISION

TECHNIQUE 50%
PERFORMANCE 70%
CHOREOGRAPHY & MUSICALITY 90%
OVERALL APPEARANCE 100%

• All entries will be adjudicated by FIVE qualified judges.
• The organization will provide the jury with all necessary documents in order to do an assessment following the above

Winners of ALIA Competition

News

Welcome to beast times of archive’s from past AfroStyle® .

AfroStyle 2018 Support is availible!

Please feel free to contact our support team if you’ll need any assistance.

Contact

The AfroStyle 2018 will take place at the WOW KL, located at 109, Jalan Ampang, Kuala Lumpur, 50450 Kuala Lumpur, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur.
WOW KL! is wowing tourists and locals as a must visit venue, and this venue which has so much to offer.

VENUE: WOW KL
To embrace culture in motion, drop into the Arts Theatre Restaurant and catch daily shows of our multi-ethnic dances, sketches and traditional Malay wedding showcase. To savor our traditional and international food in an authentic setting, choose from our variety of dishes offered from our menu. You will be wowed with our cuisines as they are prepared with the freshest of ingredients and tender loving care.

Address: 109, Jalan Ampang, Kuala Lumpur

ACCOMODATION
Are you looking for a place to stay?
Our accommodation partners for 2018: Pacific Regency Hotel Suites & Maya Hotel KL

Food and Drink
We prepared for you the best tips on nice places to eat & drink at KL. Everything can be reached on foot in a 15 minutes.

Contacts
We always happy to help you with any questions or recommendations.

Ayana Dias
Event Customer Service Manager
support@aliafestival.com