Wizarding Dayz Cosplay Contest 2020!
The Cosplay Contest is a competitive event that brings fans and cosplayers together to display costumed skits. This showcase of costumes and stage talent is open to Cosplayers of all levels and abilities. Skits range from comedy to dramatic fight scenes and are presented to an audience and judges for awards.
FUSION BELLY DANCE HALFTIME SHOW
Stick around during the judging for a fantastic Halftime Show featuring Fusion Belly Dance! Details below!
To enter, you must possess a ticket to the Wizarding Dayz event the day of the competition. This is a walk-on only contest. All participants must follow the Wizarding Dayz no weapons policy.
Participants may not enter costumes in the competition if the costume has won Best In Show or “Best/1st” Masters at another competition. Participants may enter a previous “Best/1st” winner of a Beginner, Intermediate, or equivalent level at the next higher level. [ex: 1st place Beginner costume entered into Journeyman.]
NOTE: Only one entry per cosplay creator.
Cosplay Contest Applications Open!
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This is your chance to shine and give the audience a glimpse of your character. Each entry will be given 45 seconds on stage.
All skits must be PG and tasteful. No shocking, vulgar, or outright offensive performances.
No pyrotechnics, confetti, glitter bombs, stage smoke, or throwing of items off stage of any kind. If you bring it on stage, you take it off stage.
For on-site sign ups cosplay contest coordinator will provide a random music track for you.
This is where you get to brag about your costume to the judges. For craftsmanship judging you must provide a source material.
A photo, published paragraph, or sketch from the source material of the costume you made.
Purchased, commissioned, or rented costumes may not be entered into craftsmanship. You may have only a part of your costume judged, such as a wig or armor, if you choose.
CATEGORIES TO ENTER:
- Beginner (Have not previously won major awards)
- This category is open to all cosplayers who have not won any major award at any contest.
- For craftsmanship, a beginner must have created 50% or more of their costume.
- Journeyman (One to three awards)
- If you have won Beginner/Novice award(s) at a previous event or have more building experience this is the category for you.
- It is preferred that you have created at least 70% of your costume.
- Master (Three or more major awards)
- If you have won three or more major awards or have won a Master Class award in the past this is the category for you.
Watch this space for more information about the 2020 Wizarding Dayz Cosplay Contest!
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Pigtails and Powertools
Halftime Show Featuring Lyra Zoe and Aaliyah Jenny!
Lyra Zoe is a performer and teacher of Fusion Belly Dance in Utah, she teaches her own form of fusion called Squid Fusion Bellydance. Squid Fusion focuses on fluid movements, abrupt isolation patterns, and lots of arm specific movement. With a love of musicality and keeping things exciting she tries to create a different narrative to each of her group choreographies. She performs in many different troupes, duets, and trios around Salt Lake City, including her student troupe called The Movers and Shakers.
Aaliyah Jenny hails from NY by way of Taiwan. She is most excited to present her troupe Datura Misfits, Salt Lake City’s first Datura Style World Fusion student troupe. Please check out www.aaliyahjenny.com and IG @daturamisfitsslc for information on their travels & performances.
These amazing artists will perform a 20 minute halftime show for the cosplay contest at about 5:30pm on Saturday.