General Information

PLEASE NOTE in the TENTATIVE SCHEDULE OF EVENTS the events will not necessarily be danced in the order listed.

EARLY BIRD ENTRIES: $5 off per dance or event for Pro/Am, Amateur or Junior events if paid by EARLY BIRD DEADLINE: October 6, 2017.

COMMONWEALTH CLASSIC PRICES – Please remember that ALL of the CC PRICES are WHOLESALE PRICES and a TEACHER/STUDIO MARKUP SHOULD BE EXPECTED. TEACHER FEES ARE NOT INCLUDED IN THE COMMONWEALTH’S PRICES.

All Pro/Am Teachers will receive FREE Admission to the session they are dancing in.
All Pre-Teen, Juniors, & Youth entries include admission to the ballroom for the session they are dancing in.

VIDEO TAPING will be allowed ONLY during the Sunday afternoon session.
Pro/Am & Amateur Competitors dancing in the Friday & Saturday Evening sessions will pay an admission fee of $25. A list of all competitors for each session will be at the door.

RESERVED SEATING will be available to studios & individuals purchasing tickets in advance. Seating Plan for the ballroom and tables assigned to studios.

GENERAL DANCING as time permits throughout the weekend and before Friday & Saturday evening sessions.

CHANGES MUST BE MADE AT LEAST 1 HOUR BEFORE YOU HAVE TO DANCE.
Please make sure to check your confirmations when you receive them.

Schedule of Events & Heat Lists will be available by Tuesday, November 1st on the website.

Voucher System for Scholarship & Prize Money

The voucher system will be used for receipt of Scholarship & Prize Monies. The winners will receive an envelope with a prize money voucher that they will need to redeem. Fill out the voucher and see Gail to receive your check.
**Prize Money Vouchers need to be redeemed no later than 4 weeks after the competition or by Tuesday, December 5, 2017.

What’s new in 2017?

• Pro-Am Events: 10 single dance entries/student or more $35/dance or Early Bird $30/dance. No cancellations; may change dances; no substitutions (Same as in 2016) 
 
• Professional Open 1-Dance Events – Salsa, Argentine Tango, W. Coast Swing, Hustle
 
• Professional Competitors: Dance 35 Pro-Am entries/Pro Division entered to have your Pro Entry fee waived.
 
• Junior Formation Team on Sunday Additional levels for Juvenile, Pre-Teen, Junior, Youth Open Single Dances
 
• General Dancing before competitions begin on Friday and Saturday nights.
 
• Saturday Evening VIP Party – 7pm – Private Room includes beverage & hors d’oerves and Saturday Evening Admission. $90/person
 
• Late Entries must be received by Tuesday, October 24, 2017 in order to be included in the Program.