Algarve International Dance Competitions


Faro . Algarve . Portugal


1. General Information

The Representing Teacher is the liaison for the school and responsible for guarantying compliance with all the rules and regulations.

Reception of competitors and their respective teachers will occur on the date and time scheduled with each School. Competitors and teachers should make sure that they have their documents of identification (ID card, Citizen’s Card or Passport).

There will be no time for rehearsal or stage marking.

Presence backstage is only permitted for competitors that are in competition. Competitors from age level 1 may be accompanied by a teacher.

Students, teachers and the general public must buy a ticket from the theatre ticket office if they wish to watch the competition.

Entering and Exiting the auditorium will only be permitted during the interval of competition sessions. It is forbidden to applaud competitors during and at the end of trials.

All competitors who receive 1st and 2nd places will perform in their respective Gala - Children and Youth. Some of the competitors who receive 3rd place may be selected by the Jury to present their choreographies. At the end of the Youth Gala, special prizes will be awarded.

The Winners Galas are open to the general public, who must purchase a ticket from the theatre ticket office.

Teatro das Figuras Ticket Office:


2. Programme

To be announced

3. Masterclasses

To be announced

4. Meals

Recommended restaurants:

Self Service D. Afonso I

Lunch and dinner  from 3rd to 7th April

Menu: soup, main course (fish or meat), soft drink, desert or fruit

Price for competitors and teachers: 7,50€

Reservations - Telephone number: +351 932 254 647

Address: Avenida Calouste Gulbenkian, near the pedestrian bridge

Escola Superior de Saúde

Lunch from 3rd to 6th April

Menu: soup, main course (fish or meat),  salad, soft drink and desert

Price for Children: 2,50€

Price for Adults: 4,05 €

Address: Avenida Dr. Adelino da Palma Carlos, (opposite Teatro das Figuras backstage entrance)

Please send us an e-mail with information about the dates and number of meals required, up to 28th March, to (subject: meals).