Guidelines for participating in NAVIKA Dallas 2017 Dance events


  • Classical – 8-10 minutes
  • Modern (Film or Fusion) – 8-10 minutes
  • Folk Dances – 8-10 minutes
  • Semi -Classical – 8-10 minutes
  • Thematic Presentation: 20 minutes
  • Dance Production : 20 – 40 minutes


  • 5-7yrs , 8-10yrs, 11-14yrs, 15-19yrs, Adults


All performers must adhere to the General Navika-2017 Participation rules as well as those specified herein.

  • Every performer in the group must be registered to the Navika 2017 event.
  • Performers are responsible for their own costumes, makeup and props.
  • Performers are requested to be mindful in choosing appropriate costume to showcase the culture and community at the convention.
  • Performances with top quality accompaniment music will be given preference.
  • Group performances will be given preference.
  • Adult groups must have at least 3 dancers on the stage throughout the dance.
  • Non-adult groups must have at least 6 dancers on stage throughout the dance.
  • Minimum age of participant is 5 years.
  • All performances should be within the time duration requested during registration. Failure of which may result in closing of curtains.
  • If there are repetitive songs from different groups, selection will be based on first come first serve basis.
  • Any participant can be in a maximum of 2 programs.
  • Executive committee’s decision is final regarding the stage allotment and time slot.
  • All entries subject to an audition.
  • Submit your entry along with:
    • Application form.
    • Audition video of at least 10 minutes.
    • A brief description of the proposed presentation.
    • Artist profiles.
    • Reviews of past performances, media coverage, photographs if available.


Please submit the registration forms at the earliest. Last date August 1st, 2017.

* Indicates Mandatory Fields

Registration ID (if not yet registered please CLICK HERE to register):

Dance Title: *

Dance Type: *
ClassicalSemi-ClassicalFolkFilm SongFilm Songs Medley
If 'Film Songs Medley' selected, please provide the list of songs below

Contact Person's Name: *

Contact Person's Address: *

Contact Person's Phone Number: *

Contact Person's Email Address: *

Contact Person is: *

Number of Participants in the dance: *
SoloGroup - Please mention below the number of participants in the dance

Number of participants in the dance (if it is group performance. this field is mandatory):

Names of participants in the dance:

Dance Duration (in minutes): *

Dance Set up time Required (in minutes): *

MC Preference for the dance: *
SelfNavika Dallas MC team

USA Kannada Koota Affiliated with:

Youtube link to a sample video: *

Additional information of the dance:

Resource Requirements: *
Special Lighting DetailsSpecial Scenes for the backgroundCD PlayerMP3 PlayerFog equipmentProjection equipmentMicrophonesHelp to setup props

Details of Background scenes and Special Lighting:

Microphones: *
WirelessClip-onsMics on the standNone

Stage Requirements:

Other Details:

I have read and agree to abide by the rules and guidelines of the respective committee. *

Please submit the registration forms at the earliest. Last date August 1st, 2017.

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