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Posted at: 2019-07-16 08:57:47
IDO GRAND PRIX IN SUN CITY STARTS TODAY!
The International Dance Organization’s Grand Prix, Sun City, South Africa, starts today The IDO Grand Prix is in conjunction with the IDO Commonwealth Dance Championships.
Over 800 dancers and 2,000 entries from 5 Commonwealth countries are taking part. The countries include: South Africa, Malaysia, Australia, Canada and New Zealand.
The IDO Grand Prix is from the 16th to 20th July 2019. The event is organised jointly by the Canadian Dance Organization and the South African Body of Dance and led by Alison Sharp and Beverley Wood. Stay tuned to our social media portals for more news and images.
Posted at: 2019-07-10 15:53:31
CELEBRATE IDO’S BIRTHDAY!
The International Dance Organization is calling on all National Member Organisations, schools and clubs to celebrate the IDO’s birthday on the 18th September 2019.
The IDO Public Relations Department is requesting all its members to do a short clip of their dancers running through their cities Main Street with their national flag and their IDO flag. Recordings in mp4 format, must be sent to the IDO PR department via email by no later than Friday 30th August 2019.
The idea is to then do a promotional video that will be used in all IDO social media outlets in September. The goal for the IDO’s PR department is for everyone around the world to tune in to our media portals and to celebrate #IDOBirthday with our World Organization.
The IDO looks forward to the support of all its members and if you are interested in taking part, send your video clip or if you have any queries please contact IDO Vice-President, Seamus Byrne on: firstname.lastname@example.org and Gaynor Johnson on: email@example.com.
Posted at: 2019-07-08 08:45:37
IDO IN SHANGHAI IN CHINA FOR 2020
The International Dance Organization’s Open Dance Competition is scheduled to take place in January 2020.
The IDO Championships will be held on the 11th and 12th January 2020 in Shanghai, China. The event is organised by the Shanghai Film Art Academy, as was confirmed at the recent annual general meetings held in Rome, Italy.
IDO President Michael Wendt and IDO Sports Director Fiona Johnson Kocjancic, signed the contracts and exchanged these with the organizers. The IDO looks forward to this IDO event in China.
5TH IDO WORLD GALA 2019 – FINAL LIST OF NOMINEES ANNOUNCED
Press Release 96/2019
IDO Vice President and Sports Director, Fiona Johnson Kocjancic has today announced that the 5th edition of the IDO World Gala Event ‘Best of the Best’ will be held on Saturday 16th November in Genova, Italy.
Mrs Johnson Kocjancic can confirm that the final list of nominees for the IDO World Gala are: • Julie Sofie Wichmann – Olesen (Disco Dance Solo Female), Norway • The Family (Modern Group), Norway • Noemi Simon-Couceiro & Lucas Koch (Tap Duo), Germany • Rhythm Nation (Jazz Formation), United States of America • Antonio Berardi & Jasmina Valentina Berardi (Bachata Couple), Italy • Vedran Marčela & Valentina Vavra (Tango Argentino Couple), Bosnia & Herzegovina • Andrey Molodenko & Galina Maloletneva (Disco Fox Couple) Russia • Black Sheep (Show Dance Formation), Slovenia • Tian Čehić & Petra Ravbar (Modern Duo), Slovenia • Survivor (Tap Group), United Kingdom • Dk – Dans Vejle (Disco Dance Group), Denmark • Kokamoe (Hip Hop Formation), Slovenia • Vikingz (Street Dance Show Formation), Slovenia • Lunchbox (Street Dance Show Group), Slovenia • Lana Smolnikar (Modern Solo Female), Slovenia • Parfum (Jazz Group), Slovenia • Komulainen Alex & Yasmin Janatuinen (Jazz Duo), Finland
The selection has been confirmed by the IDO Presidium.
Posted at: 2019-07-01 17:01:01
IDO WORLD LATIN SHOW AND SYNCHRO DANCE CHAMPIONSHIPS 2020
Press Release 95/2019
The International Dance Organization’s World Latin Show and Synchro Dance Championships is scheduled to take place in November 2020.
The IDO Championships will be held from the 12th to 15th November 2020 in Skopje, North Macedonia. The event is organised by Trajche Petkovski & Ilija Karadakoski, as was confirmed at the recent annual general meetings held in Rome, Italy.
IDO President Michael Wendt and IDO Sports Director Fiona Johnson Kocjancic, signed the contracts and exchanged these with the organizers. The IDO looks forward to this IDO event in North Macedonia.
Posted at: 2019-06-30 13:54:27
IDO ANNUAL GENERAL MEETINGS CONCLUDE!
The International Dance Organisations Annual General Meeting have concluded in Rome, Italy. Two days of hard work and friendly discussion by over forty national member organisations and over sixty delegates taking part.
The Annual General Meetings, Departmental Meetings and Continental Conferences 2020 will take place in Monterrey, Mexico on the 23rd and 24th July 2020. The AGM will be in conjunction with the IDO World Dance Challenge competitions, open to all dancers from around the globe. See you in Monterrey!
IDO ANNUAL GENERAL MEETINGS CONTINUE!
Press Release 93/2019
The International Dance Organisations Annual General Meeting continue in Rome, Italy. Yesterday saw the IDO Forum, the Dance Departmental Meetings and Continental Conferences.
Yesterday evening, the annual reunion dinner with all delegates took place in the heart of the capital. The delegates were given a tour of the city followed by dinner in the Olympics sports complex. Today, the AGM continues with Vice Presidents reports, proposals and a look at next years AGM scheduled to take place in Monterrey, Mexico. Follow the AGM on our social media portals: IDO Facebook, IDO Twitter and IDO Instagram.