Dance

EVENTS

Chance Pe Dance: Solo Dance

Ever thought of doing Bharatnatyam on Drivers License by Olivia Rodrigo or doing jazz on a composition by Ustad Zakir Hussain? If yes, then this place for you to shine! Show us how you mix and match styles and songs, and create the perfect conflicting fusion. Oh, and before you bag the prize, be ready for a surprise!

  • No. of rounds - 2

Elimination Round - Conflicting Fusion (Pre-submission) 

Finals - Improv Round (Live Event )

  • Duration - 2-3 minutes

  • Participation Type - Individual

  1. Participants can choose a western dance style OR a classical dance style. However, the song chosen must be of the opposite style/genre.

  2. For example, one may perform jazz on Hindustani classical music OR kathak on a western pop song.

  3. Choice of Dance Styles:

  • Western - Jazz, Contemporary, Modern, Ballet, Waacking, Hip-Hop, Belly, Commercial

  • Classical - Eight Indian classical dance forms, including, Kathak, Bharatnatyam, Odissi, Kuchipudi, Manipuri, Mohiniyattam, Sattriya, Kathakali.

  1. Multiple songs may be used. However, remixing of music is not permitted.  The music must not be a pre-recorded fusion of Indian classical and western (eg. Shape of You Carnatic mix).

  2. Bollywood dance and music are not permitted.

  3. Props may be used. However, no extra points shall be awarded for their usage.

  4. Not adhering to the time limit will fetch you negative marks.

  5. Not adhering to the song selection guidelines will result in disqualification. 

  6. Any form of obscenity (in music, choreography and costume) will result in disqualification.

  7. Any form of editing apart from overlaying of soundtrack in the final video will lead to disqualification.

  8. Replication of pre-existing choreography will lead to disqualification. The decision of the judges will be final and binding.

  9. Preliminary rounds for this event require online pre-submission of the performances. However, the final round will be an improv round where participants will be given a song on the spot and will have to perform live online. 

  10. Improv Round: Each participant will be allotted a number/code randomly and will have to perform live in front of the judges. The participants will be given 2 minutes to prepare, after which they will be invited to perform chronologically. They would be required to dance on the first one-and-a-half minute of the given song.

  11. Points scored in this round will be added to the points awarded in the previous round and winners will be chosen accordingly.

 

The Show Must Go On: Group Dance

If your team is ever ready to take the stage and start dancing, you are at the right place! Are you all set to do everything it takes to keep up the energy? Because… The Show Must Go On!

  • No. of Rounds- 1

  • Duration - 5-7 minutes 

  • Participation Type - Group (6-12 people)

  • Event Type- Pre-submission

  1. One entry is allowed per college.

  2. The Group Dance competition will be a themed event in unison with Satrang's theme this year. The participants will be given styles to choose from depending on the theme. Participants can choose one or multiple dance styles.

  3. There will only be one round for the group dance competition.

  4. Duration for each performance is 5-7 minutes. There will be negative marking for exceeding the time limit.

  5. Each team can have 6-12 members (including the editor, who may or may not be a part of the performance).

  6. Choice of songs is open to the participant.

  7. Participants are not required to be in the same space.

  8. At any given point, a minimum of 4 frames (or at least 4 people) should be visible in the submitted video.

  9. Props can be used. However, no extra points will be awarded for their usage.

  10. Any form of obscenity (in music, choreography and costume) will result in disqualification.

  11. Replication of pre-existing choreography will lead to disqualification

  12. Decision of the judges will be final and binding.

 

For Reel Tho?

Are you for reel tho? If yes, then show us your moves on our reels challenge and win hearts, but not just on Instagram!

  • No. of rounds - 1Preparation Time: 36 hours

  • Performance Duration: 30 seconds - 1 minute.

  • Event Type - Pre-submission

  • Participation Type - Individual

  1. Thirty-six hours prior to submission, participants will be given a set choreography. The participant would be required to recreate that choreography in the most unique way possible and record an Instagram Reel.

  2. These reels will be posted on Satrang's Instagram account.

  3. The participants will be given 8 hours to boost their engagement.

  4. The reel with maximum views wins.

  5. This is a solo competition.

  6. The choreography can be adapted into a different dance form. However, it cannot be changed. If so, the participant will be disqualified.

  7. The performance needs to be recorded in a single take. Cuts/transitions will lead to disqualification.

  8. Participants are required to shoot the video in portrait mode, in the same format as the given choreography. They are required to submit the reel on the SCMC Satrang Website in .mp4 format.

  9. Participants will have 8 hours to promote the reel and maximize its engagement. After 8 hours, the reels shall be taken down.

  10. Any form of obscenity will lead to disqualification