Kuopio Prix

Kuopio Prix 10.3.2024

Kuopio Prix is a regional competition held by Helsinki Dance Festival Prix. Kuopio Prix is a chance to qualify directly for the semifinals of the Helsinki Dance Festival Prix. The jury will have the opportunity to grant fully sponsored semifinal spots to 5 choreographies. All participants of Kuopio Prix may also video audition to the semifinals free of charge in Spring 2024. A workshop is included for all participants.

Kuopio Prix is open to everyone between ages 12 to 20. To register your piece, please pay the registration fee and fill out the registration form. The registration form requires proof of payment, so please complete the payment before filling out the form. Dancers who participate in the competition with more than one performance will receive a Kuopio Prix shirt free of charge.

Registration was open until 31.1.2024. Inquiries about late registration: info@helsinkidancefestival.com.

Competition day information

Schedule published 26.2.2024, updated 28.2.2024.


Schedule 10.3.

Klo 11:15 Competition day begins

Klo 11:30 Ballet Prix ja Neoclassical Prix, junior solos

Klo 11:50 Ballet Prix ja Neoclassical Prix, novice solos

Klo 12:25 Ballet Prix ja Neoclassical Prix, juniors and novices groups

Klo 13:20 Contemporary Prix, juniors and novices, solos ja duos

Klo 14:00 Contemporary Prix, juniors and novices, groups

Klo 15:30 Workshop 1

Klo 16:15 Workshop 2

Klo 17:15 Award ceremony

Klo 18 Competition day ends

Schedule can be subject to changes. 

Same rules apply at Kuopio Prix as in the semifinals and finals.


Competition categories at Kuopio Prix

Kuopio Prix is a regional competition for all three: Ballet Prix, Neoclassical Prix and Contemporary Prix.

Juniors

Dancers aged 12-15 in the competition year

  • Solos
  • Duos
  • Groups

Novices

Dancers aged 16-20 in the competition year

  • Solos
  • Duos
  • Groups

Registration fees for Kuopio Prix

Dancers who participate in the competition with more than one performance will receive a Kuopio Prix shirt free of charge!

Solo

Includes 1 workshop + free video audition round

64,50€

Duo

Per dancer. Includes 1 workshop + free video audition round

44,50€

Group

Per dancer. Includes 1 workshop + free video audition round

24,50€


Kuopio Prix is held at Kuopio City Theatre (Niiralankatu 2, 70600 Kuopio).

This event is produced in collaboration with the city of Kuopio.