Pressburg Dance Fest is oriental festival aimed to link the dance community of the Austria, Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia.



About competition

The competition is open to oriental dancers with the objective of promoting oriental  dance, educating, overcoming the age discrimination of older people and with the aim of presenting  professional and non-professional dancers in separate categories, dancers who dance recreationally for relaxation and fun, dancers 45 years and over. All adults have to reach 15 years of age, kids 6 years old and juniors 10  years of age on or before the day of registration. 

The competition takes place on Friday, Saturday - September 29. - 30., 2017 at Dom kultúry Lúky, Petržalka

UPDATE (19.9.)


Starting List

Results with Points

Contacts for feedback

The organizer of the competition is the civic association Hafla, with residence at Jégého 3, 821 08, Bratislava (organizer), the artistic Supervisor is Karolina Štraus-Idris.

Organizer’s recommendations

a) A short description of dance categories can be found on the festival website. The document contains a description of the dance style and recommendations concerning the song chosen and the costume. The recommendations are not mandatory, following them is not a participation requirement. 

b) The Enunciator gives the opportunity to consult in advance regarding the competition song for free. You can send one song with your application form to, the condition is payment of the registration fee. For consultation purposes, the song does not have to be shortened as required for the competition. The jury members give their opinion and may advise on the choice of another song.

Short categories description

Did you not understand why your placement in the competition was different from what you expected? The competition is not a regular performance. The jury has to respect many rules and your assessment is based on many things which you usually do not need to think about...


The dancer must send their song of required length used in competition in mp3 format via the web page (not by e-mail), otherwise the registration will be invalid and the dancer will not be allowed to compete. The deadline to send the song is September 10, 2017.

Solo: 2:30 - 3:00 min 
Group: 3:00 - 4:00 min

Name it: [category]_[fullname/group name]_2017.mp3

f.e. semiprofi_classicaloriental_petramajzunova_2017.mp3




Karolina Štraus Idris (CR, head of the jury)
Charafe Ennaji (Morocco)
Marwan Alsolaiman (Syria/CR)
Delanna (Germany/Russia)
Mahasti (Hungary)
Susi – Zuzana Tóthová (Austria/Slovakia)
Dominika Suchecka (Poland)
Sahar (CR)
Monika Podhájska (Slovakia/Kids competition)
Halka Tytykalová (Slovakia)

Competition rules DOWNLOAD (1.0.0 2017)

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