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ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS 

International Performing Arts & Theatre leads one of the most exciting and challenging Achievement Award systems (Medal Tests), which provides all of its candidates a sense of achievement.  

This performance based awards system gives candidates the chance to perform in front of an adjudicator and small audience, developing their performance skills and increasing confidence.
 

Requirements

All Achievement Awards can be taken either as a solo, duo, trio or group form.


Candidates can be in full costume and makeup if required.


Candidates can be entered for up to five awards per session: e.g. Bronze Medal (Classical Dance), Silver Medal (Classical Dance), Bronze Star (Theatre Dance), Silver Star (Theatre Dance), 1st Shield (Musical Theatre). 

 

Discipline Categories 

  • Classical Dance (Ballet, Contemporary, Lyrical, National, Cultural)
  • Theatre Dance (Jazz, Tap, Acrobatic, Character, Bollywood)
  • Urban Dance (Commercial, Street Dance, Hip Hop, Break Dance, Whacking, Vogueing, Freestyle)
  • Musical Theatre (These can include any Musical Theatre genre of either song & dance or singing)
  • Acting (These can include any acting genre of either Classical Drama, Modern Drama or Comedy)
 

Awards

1. Bronze Rosette
2. Silver Rosette
3. Gold Rosette
4. Bronze Medal
5. Silver Medal
6. Gold Medal
7. Bronze Star
8. Silver Star
9. Gold Star
10. 1st Shield
11. 2nd Shield
12. 3rd Shield
13. 1st Cup
14. 2nd Cup
15. 3rd Cup
16. Glass Award
17. Crystal Award
18. Founder's Award
 

Requirements for Rosettes, Medals and Stars

One performance piece from one of the discipline categories must be performed in either a classroom with the candidate’s teacher present or in front of an audience. Teachers can enter candidates for up to five awards at one time.

Requirements for Shields and Statuettes 

Two contrasting performance pieces from one of the discipline categories must be performed (i.e. in Classical Dance it could be one ballet dance and one national dance), in either a classroom with the candidate’s teacher present or in front of an audience. Teachers can enter candidates for up to five awards.

Requirements for Glass Award, Crystal Award and Founders Award

Three contrasting performance pieces from one of the discipline categories must be performed (i.e. in Musical Theatre the candidate could perform one ballad song, one upbeat song and one song and dance), in either a classroom with the candidate’s teacher present or in front of an audience. Teachers can enter candidates for up to five awards.