All Dance Competitions

Competitive Dance

Competitions offer dancers the chance to compete against performers of similar ages for medals, trophies, titles and scholarships. They also provide an opportunity to dance a favourite routine in front of audiences on awesome stages in some of the UK's finest venues.

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Dance Styles

The UK is home to a wide variey of dance competitions with options for any performer, no matter what styles they are trained in. From ballroom to streetdance with a bit of tap, ballet, modern and everything in between, there are events happening every week that cater for all competitors.

Dance Sections

Most competitions will group together performances by the number of dancers in a routine. Generally this will include a section for solo's, another for duets and trio's and further categories for small groups and large groups. Dancers can be involved in a number of routines in a single day, across a variety of categories if they choose.

Competition Age Groups

Although each event may differ slightly, the most common age groups are;

  • -Petite (approx 5-7 years)
  • -Junior (approx 8-11 years)
  • -Teen (approx 12-15 years)
  • -Senior (approx 16+ years)
  • -Adult (approx 19+)

Competition Types

Top Dance Competitions

Upcoming Dance Competitions

Browse the list of events below and click on any dance competition that catches your eye to find out more information!

Prima Dance Events – North East Championships

Starz UK – Cheltenham

World Dance Championships

Prima Dance Championships – South East

Prima Dance Championships – East Yorkshire

UKDCC Dance Group Challenge

Starz UK – Essex

Prima Dance Championships – Greater Manchester

Prima Dance Championships – West Yorkshire

XCITE Dance Competition – Dorset