Dance (Folk)

Groups and parties can compete in every competition for groups / parties

 

85. Lois Blake Memorial Trophy Competition

A continuous sequence of contrasting published folk dances, including

Either:

‘Rhisiart Annwyl’, Hen a Newydd – Casgliad o Ddawnsiau Padrig Farfog [CGDWC]
Or
‘Croen y Ddafad Felan’, Dawnsiau Traddodiadol, Casgliad o ddawnsfeydd o’r 17eg a’r 18fed ganrif [CGDWC]
No longer than 12 minutes

This competition will be held on Friday / Friday evening 11 August or Saturday 12 August 2017

Prizes

1. Lois Blake Memorial Trophy to be held for a year and £500 (Rhodeddig gan Euros Wyn Jones a’r plant, Gwenno, Huw, Mari, Lowri a Dewi er cof am Sioned Ann Jones)

2. £300 (David Owens, Dwyran)

3. £200 (Islwyn a Bethan Williams, Biwmares)

 

89. Welsh National Folk Dance Society Trophy Competition
One unit from three couples: ‘Sawdl y Fuwch’, Hen a Newydd – Casgliad o Ddawnsiau Padrig Farfog [CGDWC]

This competition will be held on Friday / Friday evening 11 August or Saturday 12 August 2017

Prizes:

1. Welsh National Folk Dance Society Trophy to be held for a year and £300 (Er cof am Gilbert a Catherine Guest, Llangefni, rhieni Margaret Hubbard ac Ann Jones)
2. £200 (Mair a John Idris Jones, Llansadwrn er cof am Sioned)
3. £100 (J Beryl Williams, Porthaethwy)
 

90. Folk Dance Party for those under 25

Either:

‘Bae Beaumaris’, Cymdeithas Genedlaethol Dawns Werin Cymru [CGDWC]
Or:
‘Tribant Morgannwg’, Dawnsiau yr Ugeinfed Ganrif [CGDWC]

Up to 25% of the party can be over 25.

This competition will be held on Wednesday / Wednesday evening 9 August 2017

Prizes:

1. Dawnswyr Elli Trophy to be held for a year and £150

2. £100

3. £50

(£300 Delwyn ac Eira Pritchard, Llangefni)

 

91. Group Step Dance

Step dance for a group of 5 or more, using traditional steps and live music. 

Time: no more than 5 minutes

This competition will be held on Friday / Friday evening 11 August or Saturday 12 August 2017

Prizes

1. Geoff Jenkins Memorial Trophy and £150 (Roger a Pat Borlace, Llandegfan)
2. £100 (Dawnswyr Môn)
3. £50 (Dawnswyr Môn)
 

92. Step dance duet, trio or quartet

Using steps, patterns, style and airs in the Welsh folk tradition. 

Time: no more than 4 minutes

Prizes:

1. Graham Worley Memorial Trophy and £100

2. £60
3. £40
(£200 Emyr Wyn Williams, Porthaethwy er cof am Delian Haf)

 

93. Individual Step Dance for Boys aged 16 and over

Using Welsh traditional folk costume, steps and patterns to the accompaniment of Welsh traditional songs. 

Time: No more than 3 minutes

Prizes:

1. Menna Griffiths Memorial Trophy to be held for a year and £75

2. £50
3. £25
(£150 Ffrancon a Thelma Margaret Morris, Llandegfan)

 

94. Individual Step Dance for Girls aged 16 and over

Using Welsh traditional folk costume, steps and patterns to the accompaniment of Welsh traditional songs. 

Time: No more than 3 minutes

Prizes:

1 Myfi and Megan Wynn Memorial Trophy to be held for a year and £75

2. £50
3. £25
(£150 Ffrancon a Thelma Margaret Morris, Llandegfan)


Competitions in Dance or the Tŷ Gwerin
 

95. Individual Step Dance for Boys aged under 16

Using Welsh traditional folk costume, steps and patterns to the accompaniment of Welsh traditional songs. 

Time: No more than 3 minutes

Prizes:

1. £60

2. £30

3. £20

(£110 Teulu Llety’r Bugail, Gwersyllt, Wrecsam)

 

96. Individual Step Dance for Girls aged under 16

Using Welsh traditional folk costume, steps and patterns to the accompaniment of Welsh traditional songs. 

Time: No more than 3 minutes

Prizes:

1. £60

2. £30

3. £20

(£110 Soroptimist Rhyngwladol Ynys Môn)

 

Competition in the Tŷ Gwerin

97. Props ar y Pryd

A fun competition for any number.  Competitors must register during the hour prior to the competition – and the subkect, props and music  will be chosen and disclosed during the registration period.  Competitors musr use the official accompanist.  The dance should last for between 2 and 3 minutes.

Prizes:

£300 to be shared in line with the wishes of the adjudicators

 

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