In celebration of the power of expression through dance and our 4th anniversary, GMA PINOY TV has launched a dance competition for dance crews to show what they got!
Here are the basic mechanics:
WHO CAN JOIN?
- Hip Hop Dance Crews of 5-7 members from the U.S. and Canada.
- The Crew:
- Crews must have at least 4 members with Filipino ancestry (Having at least one (1) Filipino parent)
- Members may be male or female
- Each member must be a legal resident of the United States or Canada
- Each member must be 15 years of age or older
- Crews must designate one (1) member as Crew Captain
HOW TO JOIN?
- Dance Crews must prepare a 2-3 minute video of their hip hop dance routine
- Crew Captain must:
- Go to www.gmapinoytv.com/pinoydance
- Register for al All Access account for free
- Choose a specific area (US WEST Coast)
- Fill out application form
- Provide a link of your 2-3 minute dance video that you have posted in any third party video portal such as you tube, my space, etc.
- Dance Crews are encouraged to use their own music mixes for video entries to avoid being deleted from third party video portals due to music infringement.
- Submit form
- Registration ends SATURDAY, July 18, 2009
- GMA reserves the right to choose videos that will be entered into the contest
- After screening, GMA will open the videos to the public for viewing and voting from July 19 to 26, 2009
- Anyone can vote for their favorite dance videos so long as they obtain an account from All Access (free). Each user can only vote 4 times.
- The viewer’s votes (80%), and GMA International vote (20%) will determine the finalists from each area (US West, US East….) that will battle it out in the finals.
- Finalists will be notified via website, email, contact number on July 27, 2009.
- Finalists must provide a copy of their video to GMA International. Videos of all finalists will be considered as property of GMA and may be used for the purpose of future promotions on-air, online, in print, and other media not specified
- Winners will be crowned Best Kapuso Dance Crew, will receive a cash prize of $7,000 and will have a chance to be contracted in future GMA International events.
For more information, it is best to log on to www.gmapinoytv.com/pinoydance