Taunton Dance Festival 2020
The Dance Festival is to encourage and promote the performance and enjoyment of dance. Aiming particularly, but not exclusively at young people, it provides a challenge and unique opportunity to perform in a competitive and non-competitive situation in front of an adjudicator.
Date for the diary -
Sunday 17th November, Taunton Junior & Young Dancer of the Year 2019. Venue: Tacchi-Morris Arts Centre, Taunton. Please see the competitions page for more details.
For further enquires, please email Natasha Ballardie at: firstname.lastname@example.org
You should find everything you need to know on this page and in the dance syllabus but, if you have any further enquires, then please email Natasha Ballardie at: email@example.com
The Festival is run with the help of our volunteers. If you are interested in becoming part of the dance committee, please let us know.
Please take a moment to read through the Dance Regulations,
Child Protection Policy and the Health and Safety Policy.
You can now follow us on:
Facebook – Taunton Festival of the Arts – Dance Section
Sponsor and Advertisement
If you would like to place an advertisement in the 2020 Dance Festival Programme or Sponsor us in 2020, please contact Naomi Porter for more details on: firstname.lastname@example.org
The 2020 Dance Syllabus and Entry Forms will be available on the website from November 2019.
Closing date: 20th February 2020
Please email entries to email@example.com or post to:
E-entry forms are available to print on the website.
Cheques payable to: Taunton Festival of the Arts. Please write Dance Festival and the students name on the back of the cheque.
BACS Payment: A/C no: 74377260 Sort Code: 30-98-45
Please note* Entries will not be accepted without payment.
We look forward to welcoming you to our 2020 Dance Festival.
Dance Section Trophies
Jacqui Taylor Memorial Award - For highest mark in a tap solo
Janice Blake Award - For artistry and performance
Nicky Jenks Cup - For the most promising junior
Destination Dance Cup - For the most promising senior
Festival Centenary Cup – For the highest solo mark
Taunton Festival Cup – For the highest group mark
IDS Cup – For most effective costume
The Dance Summer School Shield – For highest mark in Ballet
Trophy winners from 2019
Jacqui Taylor Memorial Award: Millie Gubby
Janice Blake Award: Ivy Aitken-Andrews
Nicky Jenks Cup: Lily Caddick
Destination Dance Cup: Samuel Marriott
Festival Centenary Cup: Millie Gubby
Taunton Festival Cup: Fox King Dance Acdaemy
IDS Cup: Tallie Fairhead & Meena Loewy
The Dance Summer School Shield: Cosmo Sudbury-Slight