The 2nd edition of the ABU International Dance Festival will be held in New Delhi, India on March 9th.
The ABU International Dance Festival 2019 is to take place in New Delhi, as the event returns for its second year. The show will take place at the Hotel Taj Palace, and is set to be broadcast live by host broadcaster Doordarshan on television and online.
Groups can take part in two categories; Traditional and Contemporary Dance. The rules for the first ABU International Dance Festival were as follows:
- Two dances can be submitted per country, one for the traditional dance (showcase/non-competitive) and one for the contemporary dance (competitive).
- Each performance may last no longer than 8 minutes.
- Each performance may feature between 2 and 8 people
- Participants must be aged between 18 and 25 years old at the time of the event.
The first edition of the ABU International Dance Festival was attended by nine countries. The nine nations that took to the stage in 2017 were:
Source: ABU International Dance Festival