The annual International Festival of Dance and Performing Arts, now is the premier event that hosts all types of dance schools, dance groups, performing arts and musical theatre schools and groups, duo and solo performers and plus singers and musical groups who wish is to Compete in the Magic at Disneyland® Paris.
Now in its 11th year IFDPA has expanded from one festival a year to two. As well as our regular October date (call for 2017 late availability), IFDPA will once again take place in March 2018, giving those of you unable to join us in October, another wonderful opportunity to experience all the full magic of IFDPA and Disneyland Paris during its 25th Anniversary Celebrations.
In addition to our established IFDPA Dance Championship categories check out our new competitions and challenges for 2018
NEW! Open Dance Category
IFDPA would like to invite dancers from all styles to compete in a magical, friendly environment. Whether a Solo Duo or Group The 'Open Dance' section has been designed to welcome dancers from any style including those that are usually restricted to their own competitions or struggle to fit into regular dance categories. Be it Scottish Highland Dance, Irish Dancing, Freestyle, Sequence, Jive or Latin, Fusion Gymnastics to name a few. Following in the footsteps of popular TV style competitions bringing together all forms of dance IFDPA now offers this unique 'Open Dance' category to give everyone the chance to compete.
NEW! The Dance Magics.
A magical Disney themed dance challenge with a emphasis on fun! Featuring Disney themed music and costumes.
NEW! Sing Starz.
A brand new singing competition which will give the opportunity for all those aspiring singers to compete in Open and Disney themed categories.
Roxity Streetdance Championships.
IFDPA will once again host the Roxity Streetdance Championships, founded and organised by Steady (Flawless) and Rhimes (Boadicea Dance Company).
Unmissable extra opportunities
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Compete in the Magic and experience the performance trip of a lifetime as you also enjoy the thrill of dancing down Main Street USA® in the Disney® Park as part of our special Pre-Parade*. Showcase your talents to the world on a Disney® Stage as part of Disney® Performing Arts Onstage Programme*, meet and greet with some special Disney guests! All while discovering the magical world of excitement and adventure that is Disneyland® Paris.
A trusted partner
As a preferred partner of Disney®, having dealt directly with Disneyland® Paris since it opened it’s doors in 1992, we live and breathe all things Disney® and delight in using our unrivalled knowledge, passion and expertise to help create memories that you, your family and your dance friends will never forget.
The best time to visit Disneyland® Paris - 25th Anniversary
In 2017/18, we’re igniting a sparkling celebration 25 years in the making, one that will transform Disneyland® Paris into a world glittering with new Disney stories. Where stars light up the skies in a dazzling galaxy... not so far away. Where new adventures come alive, shining brighter than ever. All in a magic kingdom, celebrating life’s most precious, and most starry-eyed moments. Yours. This really is the perfect year to perform at Disneyland® Paris!
* Subject to minimum age, availability and audition criteria being met