NCC

About NCC

At the Toneelschuur Theatre in Haarlem, NCC will shine with neoclassical and contemporary styles, that converge into a great variety of pieces of art, judged by a highly professional jury.

Apply now and challenge yourself in an unmissable choreographic event!

About the competition

The NCC-Netherlands Choreography Competition is a competition of research and creativity. Choreographers compete among other young talents with the chance of winning up to €500,- in prize money and performing at the the Toneelschuur Theatre in Haarlem, the Netherlands, on June 29th.

Categories

  • Amateur
  • Professional

Dance Styles:

  • Neoclassical
  • Contemporary

Please note: The choreographers applying must be aged 18 or over.

When and Where

The Competition will take place in Haarlem, the Netherlands, at Toneelschuur Theatre on June 15th, 2019.

AMATEURS PRIZES:

1st: €250,- + €4000,- scholarship for 3 months choreographic research program at DiA + opportunity to perform the winning piece at the Toneelschuur Theatre in Haarlem on June 29th 2019.

2nd: €4000,- scholarship for 3 months choreographic research program at DiA.

3rd: A masterclass with one of the judges.

PROFESSIONALS' PRIZES:

1st: €500,- + €4000,- scholarship for 3 months choreographic research program at DiA + opportunity to perform the winning piece at the Toneelschuur Theatre in Haarlem on June 29th 2019.

2nd: €4000,- scholarship for 3 months choreographic research program at DiA.

3rd: A masterclass with one of the judges.

TO APPLY:

To apply, choreographers must send:

  • A video presenting their choreographic idea, even if not finished (Sample of the work).
  • Performing piece must be: 4min maximum for the professional category; 3min maximum for the amateur category.
  • Complete application and Terms and Conditions form.
  • Proof of payment of the non-refundable application fee to info.nccompetition@gmail.com

Only COMPLETE applications will be considered.

APPLICATION FEE:

The applicants who submit both the video material and the applications between December 10th, 2018 - January 10th, 2019, will receive a special discount. Application fee: €10,-

If material is sent between March 10th- March 31th 2019, the application fee will be: €15,-


DANCER'S FEE:

1-4 dancers: €20,- per dancer

5-9 dancers: €15,- per dancer

10+ dancers: €10,- per dancer

Download Application Form and Terms & Conditions here:

Application Form

Terms & Conditions

Send application material via email to info.nccompetition@gmail.com.

For further information, please contact:

info.nccompetition@gmail.com

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