Oriental Fairytales Festival

Competition

If you have the competitive spirit, we invite you to test yourself in the professional level oriental dance competition in Serbia. As a competitor you will have the chance to distinguish yourself and be noticed, and also to win wonderful and valuable awards and continue your dance perfection.
Who will be Miss Oriental Fairytales 2022 Queen?

Conditions:
Professional category - professional dancers, teachers, winners of other contests, dance expirience more than three years.
Fusion category - Dancers of all levels, this category includes all the fusions with oriental dance, your performance must contain 50% minimum oriental dance! If you don't have belly dance elements in your show 50% min, the jury reserve the rights to disqualify you!
Folklore solo category - Dancers of all levels, this category includes Egyptian beledi, saiidi, shaabi, melaya leff...
Rising star category - semi professional dancers, advanced level students, assistant teachers.
Beginner category - students of beginner and intermediate level, dance expirience less than three years.
Group category - dancers of all levels, the group must be consist of at least 3 members.
Duo category - dancers of all levels in duo performance.
Kids - should not be older than 13 years.

Music limit for all categories is 3.30 min.

Competition prices:

Competition fee for 1 solo category is 25 eur;

Competition fee for 2 solo categories is 45 eur;

Competition fee for 3 solo categories is 60 eur;

Competition fee for duo or group category is 15 eur;

Competition fee for duo and group category is 25 eur;

Competition fee for 1 solo and duo or group is 35 eur;

Competition fee for 2 solo and duo or group is 50 eur;

Competition fee for 3 solo and duo or group is 65 eur;

Competition fee for 3 solo and duo and group is 70 eur;

If you participate the festival passes at least 170 eur value the participation at the competition for one solo categroy is free of charge.

If member of the group participate festival passes at least 170 eur value the participation for one solo category is free of charge and participation for duo or group category is 10 eur for that member. The group must be consist of at least 3 members.

To be our guest performer at Opening or Closing Gala on stage, you need to participate in festival passes at least 100 eur value.

If you don't participate in workshops at all the Competition and Closing Gala fee is 100 eur per person.

We don't have semifinals! Once you fill the conditions and register at the competition you go directly to the finals!
If you fill the condition, you can register for Opening or Closing Gala and Comeptition if you want. The number of performers for Gala Shows and competitons is very limited, so hurry up with registration!

To make your registration complete, with your application, you need to send us your video, not older than six months. If it is determined, on the basis of videos, that you are not belong to the category for which you applied, the organizer reserves the rights to move you in some other competition category.

Notice: The organizer reserves the rights to publish the winning videos, from the Competition, on the official festival YouTube channel.

The competition will take place at the beautiful and luxorius Hotel Zira.

Registration for the competition until 01st June 2022. Registration are opened, welcome!

Attention! Because of situation in the world, most organizers don't know when will organize their festivals, so we agreed that winners contact organizers and check the year and type of prizes you won!

Prizes:

Professional category
     
First place: Second place: Third place:
Full Pass Package at Oriental Fairytales Festival 2023 in Belgrade, Serbia organized by Aruena;
Dancing at Oriental Fairytales Festival 2023 teachers Gala Show;
Full Pass Package at Orientalisimo Festival 2023 in Barcelona Spain organized by Alina Babayan;
Raqs Of Course Bronze Package 2023 in Cairo, Egypt organized by Randa Kamel;
Costume by Dinasma design from Hungary;
Bellydance crown by Deyana costume design from Serbia;
Oriental Fairytales Queen Cup;
Full Pass Package at Orientalisimo Festival 2023 in Barcelona Spain organized by Alina Babayan;
Full Pass Package at Spirit of Cairo in Berlin, Germany organized by Catherine Mancera (contact organizer);
Full Pass package at Aphrodite oriental dance festival 2023 in Cyprus organized by Sofia Anarkali;
Jewerly set by Deyana costume design from Serbia;
Full Pass package at Hezz ya Wezz Festival 2022 in Sofia, Bulgaria organized by Warda of Bulgaria;
Full Pass package at Yala Raqs Festival in Sansepolcro, Italy organized by Martina Tellini (contact organizer);
50% discount at Aphrodite oriental dance festival 2023 in Cyprus organized by Sofia Anarkali;
Jewerly set by Deyana costume design from Serbia;
     
Folklore category
     
First place: Second place: Third place:
Full Pass Package at Aria Festival in Sicily, Italy organized by Helena Russo (contact organizer);
50% discount at Orientalisimo Festival 2023 in Barcelona Spain organized by Alina Babayan;
Full Pass package at Roma Egyptian Passion Festival in Rome, Italy organized by Nadira Ram and Valentina Mahira (contact organizer);
50% discount at Venus Oriental Dance festival 2022 in Venus, Greece organized by Ntia Pilatou;
Jewerly set by Deyana costume design from Serbia;
Full Pass package at Raqs Glam festival 2022 in Krakow, Poland organized by Jasirah Poland;
Full Pass Package at Al Rakesa Festival in Moscow, Russia organized by Mona El Farid (contact organizer);
50% discount at Orientalisimo Festival 2023 in Barcelona Spain organized by Alina Babayan;
Full Pass Package at Orientalisimo Festival 2023 in Barcelona Spain organized by Alina Babayan;
20% discount of Dance Like An Egyptian Intensive Week 2022 in Cairo, Egypt organized by Mohamed Shahin;
50% discount at Venus Oriental Dance festival 2022 in Venus, Greece organized by Ntia Pilatou;
50% discount at Aphrodite oriental dance festival 2023 in Cyprus organized by Sofia Anarkali;
     
Fusion category
     
First place: Second place: Third place:
Full pass package at RaqsSwiss festival 2022 in Locarno, Switzerland organized by Svetare;
Full Pass package at Bellywood Festival 2022 in Nizhni Novgorod, Russia organized by Anna Balabanova;
50% discount at Aria Festival 2022 in Sicily, Italy organized by Helena Russo;
Belly dance crown with special fusion design by Deyana costume design from Serbia;
Full Pass package at Zaghareet festival in Naples (contact organizer), Italy organized by Amira Perizad;
Full Pass Package at Waves of Orient festival 2022 in Belgrade, Serbia organized by Nevena Salome;
Full Pass package at RaqsSwiss Festival 2022 in Locarno, Switzerland organized by Svetare;
50% discount at Bellywood Festival 2022 in Nizhni Novgorod, Russia organized by Anna Balabanova;
50% discount at Oriental Cocktail Festival 2023 in Belgium organized by Violetta;
     
Rising star category
     
First place: Second place: Third place:
Full Pass package at Oriental Cocktail Festival 2022 in Belgium organized by Violetta;
Full Pass Full package at Iskanderani Festival in Rostov (contact organizer), Russia organized by Elena Iskanderova;
50% discount at Waves of Orient festival 2022 in Belgrade, Serbia organized by Nevena Salome;
30% discount at Bellywood Festival 2022 in Nizhni Novgorod, Russia organized by Anna Balabanova;
Oriental Fairytales Princess Cup;
Full Pass package at NUR Bellydance Events 2023 in Sofia, Bulgaria organized by Milena Videnova and Cvetina Danova;
Full Pass package at Orient Fest Black Sea 2023 in Varna, Bulgaria organized by Anjela Atanasova;
50% discount at Aphrodite oriental dance festival 2023 in Cyprus organized by Sofia Anarkali;
20% discount at Bellywood Festival 2022 in Nizhni Novgorod, Russia organized by Anna Balabanova;
Full pass package at RaqsSwiss festival 2022 in Locarno, Switzerland organized by Svetare;
Full Pass Package at Waves of Orient festival 2022 in Belgrade, Serbia organized by Nevena Salome;
50% discount at Aphrodite oriental dance festival 2023 in Cyprus organized by Sofia Anarkali;
     
Beginner category
     
First place: Second place: Third place:
Full pass package at Siqelia Festival Sicily (contact organizer), Italy organized by Saida Dance and Maryam Rosa'D orientale;
Full Pass Package at Oriental Summer Tales Weekend 2023 in Belgrade, Serbia organized by Aruena;
Full Pass Package at Oriental Winter Tales Weekend 2022 in Belgrade, Serbia organized by Aruena;
50% discount at Waves of Orient festival 2022 in Belgrade, Serbia organized by Nevena Salome;
Full Pass Package at Oriental Winter Tales Weekend 2022 in Belgrade, Serbia organized by Aruena;
50% discount at Waves of Orient festival 2022 in Belgrade, Serbia organized by Nevena Salome;
Full Pass Package at Oriental Summer Tales Weekend 2023 in Belgrade, Serbia organized by Aruena;
     
Duo Category (prizes are valid for both members of duo)
     
First place: Second place: Third place:
50% discount at Spirit of Cairo in Berlin (contact organizer), Germany organized by Catherine Mancera;
50% discount at Waves of Orient Festival 2022 in Belgrade, Serbia organized by Nevena Salome;
50% discount at Aphrodite oriental dance festival 2023 in Cyprus organized by Sofia Anarkali;
30% discount at Venus Oriental Dance festival 2022 in Venus, Greece organized by Ntia Pilatou;
50% discount at at Aria Festival in Sicily (contact organizer), Italy organized by Helena Russo;
50% discount at Iskanderani Festival in Rostov (contact organizer), Russia organized by Elena Iskanderova;
50% discount at Zaghareet festival in Naples (contact organizer), Italy organized by Amira Perizad;
50% discount at Waves of Orient festival 2022 in Belgrade, Serbia organized by Nevena Salome;
     
Group Category (prizes are valid for each member of the group)
     
First place: Second place: Third place:
50% discount at Orientalisimo Festival 2023 in Barcelona Spain organized by Alina Babayan;
50% discount at Hezz ya Wezz Festival 2022 in Sofia, Bulgaria organized by Warda of Bulgaria;
50% discount at Raqs Glam festival 2022 in Krakow, Poland organized by Jasirah Poland;
50% discount at Yalla Raks Festival in Sansepolcro (contact organizer), Italy organized by Martina Tellini;
30% discount at Venus Oriental Dance festival 2022 in Venus, Greece organized by Ntia Pilatou;
50% discount at Al Rakesa Festival in Moscow (contact organizer), Russia organized by Mona El Farid;
50% discount at NUR Bellydance Events 2023 in Sofia, Bulgaria organized by Milena Videnova and Cvetina Danova;
50% discount at Siqelia Festival Sicily (contact organizer), Italy organized by Saida Dance and Maryam Rosa'D orientale
30% discount at Roma Egyptian Passion Festival in Rome (contact organizer), Italy organized by Nadira Ram and Valentina Mahira;
50% discount at Siqelia Festival Sicily (contact organizer), Italy organized by Saida Dance and Maryam Rosa'D orientale;
50% discount at Orient Black Sea festival 2023 in Varna, Bulgaria organized by Anjela Atanasova;
50% discount at RaqsSwiss festival 2022 in Locarno, Switzerland organized by Svetare
20% discount at Waves of Orient festival 2022 in Belgrade, Serbia organized by Nevena Salome;

You can register:
via e-mail orientalfairytalesfest@gmail.com
via Phone +381 63 8 349 721 (Aruena)
via Facebook Aruena Orijentalni Ples (private message)
via Instagram: @aruenabellydance (private message)
Welcome!

Jury

We present to you our Oriental Fairytales team, comprised of dance studio Aruena's students. The team is in charge of all aspects of organization, in order to make it impeccable, following the strictly set plan and schedule. The team will be at your disposal throughout the entire festival, able to answer all your questions and doubts.
With great pride and joy we invite you to visit Serbia and our festival, and we promise to make sure your stay is pleasant and unforgettable. Welcome!

Welcome to Oriental Fairytales Festival - Belgrade, Serbia

It is with enormous pleasure and great honor that we present to you a unique festival of oriental dance in Serbia – Oriental Fairytales. Our oriental dance festival will provide you with the opportunity to learn from many internationally acclaimed instructors, the great names of contemporary oriental belly dance, as well as to share the stage with the stars of the international oriental belly dance scene, make new acquaintances and establish contacts. Through the competition part of the Oriental Fairytales festival you will have the opportunity to distinguish yourself and be noticed, as well as continue your dance perfecting by means of awards winning.

All activities of the festival and accommodation of the participants, will be held in beautiful and luxorius Hotel Zira at the very heart of beautiful city of Belgrade. Address is Ruzveltova 35.

The Oriental Fairytales team will be responsible for flawless organization of the event and ensure your comfort, and is always available for all your questions and inquiries.

Come and tell us your own oriental fairy tale. We are always here for you! You are more than welcome and we’re expecting your arrival!

Friday: Workshops, Competition, Opening Show

Saturday: Workshops, Teachers Gala Show

Sunday: Workshops, Competition, Closing Show

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