This week, 17 groups will vie for the opportunity to compete in the Community Dance Fest 2014-2015 finals, which is scheduled to be held in January next year.
On Thursday, December 4, dancers from St. Michael North and South will battle it out at the Combermere School, while the following day, Friday, December 5, groups from the Southern Zone will compete at The Foundation School.
Zone finals for those in the North will take place on Sunday, December 7, at The Alexandra School.
Among those in the competition will be winners of the 2013-2014 adult category, Reactive Dancers, as well as the 2013-2014 champions in the children???s grouping, Next Level Kids, formerly called Minute Men.
Three other groups will compete in the children???s section, while 13 will face off in the adult category.There will be performances in a number of dance categories, including Gospel, Modern, Passa Passa, Street Dance and African Rhythms.
Community Dance Fest was started in 2006 and is coordinated by the Community Development Department.??All Barbadians are invited to attend the zone finals and may call the Community Development Department at 310-1700/09, for further information.