EMERGING PRO CATEGORY

THE VIVA FEST COMPETITION IS NOW FULL!

 

YOU MAY ONLY USE THIS LINK IF YOU HAVE BEEN APPROVED TO REGISTER VIA THE WAITLIST SYSTEM AND HAVE BEEN CONTACTED AND APPROVED DIRECTLY BY A FESTIVAL REPRESENTATIVE. 

 

IF YOU HAVE NOT BEEN APPROVED YOU WILL BE REIMBURSED AND WAITLISTED ACCORDINGLY.

The Emerging Pro category is open to individuals who currently have some professional work experience but may still regularly train under the guidance of a coach. Emerging artists are striving to become full time professional entertainers. Although not required, we may request a video to confirm you have enrolled in the correct category. 

Paid registrations received before January 31st, 2022 will receive 1 free ticket to the Pro Fest competition.  

All Competitors receive:

VIVA Fest T-shirt

Priority access to paid workshops

Ticket to Pro Fest (early registrants only)

Personalized feedback from 4 judges

-Solo and duo Emerging Pro competitors are allowed a maximum performance time of 4 minutes

-Groups of 3 or more are allowed a maximum performance time of 5 minutes

-Participants will not be penalized if they do not use their full allotted performance slots

-All members of a group act must register and pay individually to compete

(see example Emerging Artist category routines in video above)

THE VIVA FEST ORGANIZATION BELIEVES IN THE SAFETY AND EFFICACY OF THE COVID 19 VACCINES. FOR THE SAFETY of the VIVA Fest staff and participants, VACCINATION WILL BE MANDATORY FOR ALL PARTICIPANTS 5 years and older. Details on how to register your vaccination card will be available before the festival begins.