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Overview

Compete for ‘World Class Gold’ against dancers from around the world!

World Dance Competition is a unique competition with celebrity judges and large cash prizes. Performers will also parade down Main Street U.S.A. in our Premier Parade and take Master Classes from our World Class judges. Celebrate your achievements at the Gala Awards Celebration at World ShowPlace in Epcot®! Your itinerary is designed to provide plenty of free time to enjoy the Walt Disney World® Resort with family and friends!

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Judges

Celebrity Judge

Sharna Burgess

Sharna Burgess, from Dancing with the Stars, is a choreographer and performer whose work spans from theater, film, and TV

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Judge

Geo Hubela

‘GEO’ Hubela’s career spans over 25 years. GEO has danced with Jennifer Lopez, Britney Spears and ‘NSYNC

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Judge

David Houde

David has a 30 year career as Disney Cast Member and an extensive performing resume with Disney

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Celebrity Judge

Sharna Burgess

Sharna Burgess, from Dancing with the Stars, is a choreographer and performer whose work spans from theater, film, and TV

Read more
Judge

Geo Hubela

‘GEO’ Hubela’s career spans over 25 years. GEO has danced with Jennifer Lopez, Britney Spears and ‘NSYNC

Read more
Judge

David Houde

David has a 30 year career as Disney Cast Member and an extensive performing resume with Disney

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Event Date

June 25 – 29, 2020

Itinerary

This is a SAMPLE itinerary. All venues and days of scheduled events are subject to change.

Each dance studio will receive its own unique itinerary approximately 60 days prior to travel.

Pre-Trip

Practice!

Rehearse choreography

Arrival Day

Check-in after 4pm

No events scheduled. Settle in and enjoy the resort

Want to hit the parks after you arrive? Ask us how to extend your Disney Park Hopper® Ticket

Event Day 1

Get ready!

Parade Rehearsal

Parade in Magic Kingdom® Park (Ages 10-22)

World Dance Competition at World ShowPlace in Epcot® (Ages 7-22)

Event Day 2

Compete!

Parade in Magic Kingdom® Park (Ages 10-22)

World Dance Competition at World ShowPlace in Epcot® (Ages 7-22)

Event Day 3

Celebrate!

Master Class Workshop with Geo Hubela (Professional Choreographer)

Master Class Workshop with David Houde (Disney Talent/Entertainment Director)

Optional Master Class Workshop with Sharna Burgess

Gala Dinner Event and Awards Ceremony

Departure Day

Check-out

Resort check-out on base package

Baggage can be stored at resort during the day

Rain Date

Each performance has a scheduled rain date which will be listed on your final itinerary. This performance could be rescheduled in the afternoon on day four (4). Please make travel arrangements accordingly.

Packages

World Dance Competition has two different package options: Performer and Family & Friends

Performer

  • Dance studio entry into World Dance Competition at World Show Place in Epcot® (Ages 7-22)
  • ‘Premier’ Parade in Magic Kingdom® Park (Ages 10-22)
  • Signature Royal Blue Dance Shoes and Parade Costume
  • Four (4) Night Resort Accommodations
  • Four (4) Day Disney Park Hopper® Ticket
  • Transportation between Orlando International Airport (MCO) and your Resort (Swan & Dolphin – Additional Cost)
  • Master Class Workshop with Geo Hubela (Professional Choreographer)
  • Master Class Workshop with David Houde (Disney Talent/Entertainment Director)
  • Gala Dinner Event and Awards Ceremony with your favorite Disney Characters
  • Private transportation backstage for Parade and Rehearsal (if applicable)
  • Featured Performer Backpack and World Dance Competition Medallion
  • World Dance Competition Performance Video (Parade and Competition Entries)
  • Services of the Dance The World Events Team

Family & Friends

  • Four (4) Night Resort Accommodations
  • Four (4) Day Disney Park Hopper® Ticket
  • Admission to World ShowPlace in Epcot® for competition
  • Transportation between Orlando International Airport (MCO) and Resort (Swan & Dolphin – Additional Cost)
  • Unlimited Access to World Dance Competition Performance Photos and Videos
  • Services of the Dance The World Events Team

Add-Ons

Meal Options

World Dance Competition Meal Deal

  • Four (4) Disney Counter Service Meal Coupons (Entrée, Beverage, & Dessert) valid for lunch/dinner
  • One (1) Refillable Beverage Mug (valid at resort only)

Disney Dining Plan

  • One (1) Table Service Meal, One (1) Quick Service Meal, & Two (2) Snacks per person/per night
  • One (1) Disney Refillable Beverage Mug per person (valid at resort only)

Inclusions subject to change by Disney; Not available at Swan and Dolphin

Workshops

Celebrity Master Class Workshop

  • Learn professional choreography from Sharna Burgess
  • Celebrity Meet and Greet opportunity

Disney Performing Arts Workshops

  • Disney Performing Arts ‘OnStage’ Performance and/or Disney Dancin’ Workshop

Gala Dinner Event and Awards Ceremony

For Family & Friends

  • Awards Ceremony
  • Dinner Buffet
  • Disney Characters
  • Dance Through the Decades Dance Party plus much more!

 

Ticket Add-Ons

Extend Disney Park Hopper® Ticket

  • Option to upgrade to a Five (5) Day Disney Park Hopper® Ticket

Disney’s Water Park Fun & More Option

  • Includes entrance to: Disney’s Blizzard Beach Water Park, Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon Water Park, and Disney’s Winter Summerland Miniature Golf Course

Discounted Universal Orlando Resort™ Theme Park Tickets

  • Includes entrance to: Universal Studios Florida™ and Universal’s Islands of Adventures™

Hotels

Deluxe

Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort

A Short Walk to Epcot® where Competition, Gala, and Workshops take place.

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Moderate

Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort

Awash with vibrant colors and lush landscapes at Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort.

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Value

Disney’s Pop Century Resort

Experience the unforgettable fads of the 1950s through the 1990s all over again.

Deluxe

Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort

A Short Walk to Epcot® where Competition, Gala, and Workshops take place.

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Moderate

Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort

Awash with vibrant colors and lush landscapes at Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort.

©Disney
Value

Disney’s Pop Century Resort

Experience the unforgettable fads of the 1950s through the 1990s all over again.

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