IFDPA at Disneyland® Paris - Compete
IFDPA, The International Festival of Dance and Performing Arts

Now in its 14th year at Disneyland® Paris the International Festival of Dance and Performing Arts continues to set the bar for dance championships and singing competitions at Disneyland® Paris.
Compete in the Magic
More opportunities to compete than ever before!
With competitors previously attending from over 30 countries, IFDPA is your chance to compete against dancers from all over the world. IFDPA is unique as it offers a wide range of competitive opportunities to every attending dancer or school. Now with even more chances to compete and win!

Unique themed trophies and medals plus lots more!
With specially commissioned themed trophies and medals, IFDPA offers a winners experience like no other! Plus a special competitor/performer pack for every one attending, including a lanyard (to show off all your Disney pins), an IFDPA bag to keep all your belongings in and a souvenir IFDPA jacket!

Our competitions and challenges
Below you can find links to of all our competitions and challenges, specific competition pages include all category and age group information, requirements, guidelines and rules for each specific element.

With group categories in the classic dance genres including Jazz, Contemporary, Ballet, Tap, Musical Theatre/Variety plus an Open category; dance schools can compete in as many of their favourite categories as they like with multiple entries allowed from each school in a category. Dancers can compete to win our IFDPA Primary, Juniors, and Seniors titles.

Available for Solos and Duos, the 'Open Dance' Championships has been designed to welcome dancers from all styles and genres; any dancer competing at IFDPA can now enter a solo and a duo, with no limits on number of entrants from each school! Dancers can compete to win our IFDPA Primary, Junior, and Senior titles, giving all dance styles not represented in our IFDPA Dance Championship category the chance to compete! Be it Scottish Highland Dance, Irish Dancing, Freestyle, Sequence, Jive, Latin or Fusion Gymnastics, 'Open Dance' can accommodate any style not covered in the other sections.

Featuring solo and crew categories with a unique system, taking into account both age and experience of the dancer for ultimate fairness. Age groups including primary, junior and senior. Experience groups including beginner, intermediate and advanced.

Don’t just dance but love to Sing? IFDPA’s Singing Competition ‘Sing Starz’ where solo, duets and groups of aspiring singers will have the chance to shine and show off their musical talents in Open and Disney themed categories.

It wouldn’t be a true Disney event without the opportunity for dancers to embrace the world of Disney’s music, theatre and films, in a magical themed challenge! Choose your favourite song or theme, design your costumes and get ready to wow the Disney judges! Join with your dance partner and recreate one of those magical Disney combinations of Prince and Princesses, or the likes of Timone and Pumba, Peter Pan and Wendy… the opportunities are endless! The dance floor is yours take the chance to sparkle.

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