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Eligibility & Application
Am I eligible to apply?
At DAZZLE all forms of burlesque & cabaret are welcome - burlesque, boylesque, draglesque, sideshow, circus, and everything inbetween.
How long does my act need to be?
Please apply with acts that are 6 minutes & under.
Help! I have acts for more than one cateogory. Can I apply for multiple heats?
What is the judging process?
Who are the judges?
Rub shoulders with the best in the entertainment industry. Dazzle judges have an array of professional backgrounds including executive television producers, west end perfomers, costume designers, choreographers, and of course burlesque professionals.
Remind me of Grand Prize?!
The Grand Finale winner will receive a cash tip of £500 and hold The Dazzle title for a Year!
Are there other chances to win prizes at the Grand Finale?
2nd Place will receive a voucher for a custom set of tassels or pasties from The Playful Pear valued at £100
Miss/Mister Congeniality, which is decided by the audience, will recieve a voucher for a custom set of tassels or pasties from The Playful Pear valued at £50
Will there be photos of my?
Absolutely. And all contestants get them for FREE!
Are there any performance restrictions?
We want you to be as expressive as possible, however fire will burn the venue down so there's none of that. And also, no rigging for aerial. Sorry, hoopers!
How many heats until the Grand Finale and how long is a season?
The competition season consists of 5 heats. 1 heat per month for 5 months with the Grand Finale taking place on the 6th month on October 18, 2019.
What is Dazzle?
Dazzle is an inclusive Burlesque & Cabaret competition!
Where is Dazzle held?
Dazzle is held at Concrete Space in Shoreditch!
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