• Date
    3-6 Mar 2016
  • Location
    Renaissance & Jubilee
  • Tickets
    Online & @ Door
  • Speakers
    2 Judges & 1 Guest
WORLD CLASS STREET DANCE ADJUDICATION

Artists Emerge is a Western Canada’s longest running Street Dance Competition with the purpose of engaging Canada’s top talent within the Hip Hop dance culture. With over 10 years experience, AE is a professional competition that promotes respect & positivity.

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    Eric Malapad

    So much nasty talent in one theatre, it was a great moment to take in and everybody left with some inspiration. March 2007

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    Brad Rapier

    Its great to be the 1st Judge of an amazing idea.... March 2006

  • Judge_msong
    Mike Song

    I’m almost speechless, and very inspired from what I saw at this event. March 2013

  • Judge_lbeniga
    Lyle Beniga

    The event was really organized.... I was surprised how supportive everyone was of each other. March 2012

  • Judge_dwilson
    Dana Wilson

    Continue to be Students that prioritize Foundation and personal Style above Trends & Trying to fit In.  March 2012

  • Judge_gtorres
    Gigi Torres

    Find YOUR reason why you dance and you’ll be dancing for the rest of your life. A truly amazing experience at AE! March 2011

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    Boog. Sam

    I truly enjoy the young generation and I ask them to stay positive and stick to achieving their dreams just as I once did to become a star. March 2011

  • Judge_mlawson
    Meg Lawson

    Dancers were just killin it and they should be so proud of their accomplishments; so much inspiration in one building. March 2009

  • Judge_nwilson
    Nick Wilson

    AE was pure magic. Every dancer brought out something different that made the whole experience fun to watch.  March 2008

  • Judge_sugapop
    Suga Pop

    I has a great experience here at Artists Emerge, lots of dancers were just doin their thing on stage. I’d like to see more foundation with street styles. Do your research and learn how the dances were originally done before you change them. March 2008

AE News

Dancers
1544
Seats @ Jube
2515
Studios
35
Cash & Prizing
30,000
SCHEDULE

Please note that Artists Emerge reserves the right to run up to 30 minutes ahead and may also run behind. All competitors must be signed in within 2 hours & backstage within 30 mins of their on-stage time . [no earlier please]

  • 03 Mar
    Day 1
  • 04 MAR
    Day 2
  • 05 Mar
    Day 3
  • Renaissance Hotel – Cartier Ballroom
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10:00am-3:20pm Solo Category
116 entries

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3:20-3:45pm (approx) Adjudication – Solos

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3:45-4:45 (approx) Dinner Break

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4:45-7:45pm Duet/Trio Category
50 entries

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7:45-8:10pm (approx) Adjudication – Duet/Trios

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8:15pm End of Day 1

  • Jubilee Auditorium
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10:30am-1:25pm Small Group Category
44 entries

Small groups contains between 4-10 dancers.

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1:30-1:55pm Adjudication – Small Groups

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1:55-2:30pm 35 Minute Break

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2:30-6:25pm Large Group Category
52 entries

Large Groups contain between 11-19 dancers.

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6:25-6:50pm Adjudication – Large Groups

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6:50-7:50pm Dinner Break

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7:50-8:40 Adult Group Category
11 entries

An Adult Groups has an average age of 25+.

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8:45-9:00pm Varsity AllStar Category *NEW*
3 varsity crews

This NEW category features pre-professional level crews. All members must be under 18 years old.

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9:01-9:20pm Adult AllStars Category
4 adult crews

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9:23-10:00pm Mega Crew AllStar Category
6 mega crews

A Mega Crew has a minimum of 10 dancers.

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10:05-10:45pm Adjudication – Adult & AllStar Crews

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11:00pm End of Day 2

  • Jubilee Auditorium
  • Official After Party 18+
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11:00am-12:50pm Novice Groups
26 entries

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12:50-1:15pm Adjudication – Novice Groups

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1:20-2:55 X-Large Group Category
19 entries

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2:55-3:20pm Adjudication – X-Large Groups

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5:30-8:30pm Final Showdown
Top Scoring Entries, Wildcards & Special Performances

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10:00pm AE Exclusive Afterparty
Details coming soon. Tix available in the lobby.

Venue Locations

Where am I performing?
Day 1: Renaissance Edmonton Airport Hotel in the Cartier Ballroom.
Day 2: Jubilee Auditorium, Main Stage.

AE Master's Workshop

Take class from the world class professionals! Registration opens Feb 15th.

Pricing

$85 for Full Convention (All Classes)
$30 for a Drop-In  *Drop-ins only available on the day of if room permits.

CASH ONLY on the day of please.
ATM available at venue.

Sponsors

Our event would not be possible without the continued generosity of our sponsors.