PREPARE FOR AN ELECTRIFYING WEEKEND Join the Nation’s finest performers battling it out to crown the Dance Inspirations Champion of Champions. Our National Finals are guaranteed to leave you utterly inspired! Register For Nationals How it works Place 1st, 2nd or 3rd in any of our Regional Heats to qualify for Nationals. Place At Heats Place 1st, 2nd or 3rd in any Regional Heat and you are eligible to enter the Semi-finals. Register For Nationals Register your entries on Dance Genie by 1st December 2023. Deposit to secure Pay your 25% deposit to secure your place. Clear Balance Payment of the remaining fee is required in full by 31st December 2023. Upload Music Upload your music to Dance Genie before 31st December. Semi Finals Bring your best moves! We can't wait see you on stage at Semi-finals! Place 1st Place 1st in your Semi-final and you go through to our spectacular Grand Final on the Sunday evening! Grand Finale Battle The final acts then battle it out in a dazzling TV show style night where we crown our Champion! GET EXCITEDfor OUR 2023 Final Days Hours Minutes Seconds National Finals tour dates 2023 Register for NAtionals 26janAll Day28National FinalsAUTUMN/WINTER TOUR 2023 Timejanuary 26 (Friday) - 28 (Sunday) LocationVIVA Blackpool CalendarGoogleCal Hall of fameWILL YOU BE OUR NEXT CHAMPION? 2022 SHOUTEdinburgh Dance Academy 2021 RUNAWAYEdinburgh Dance Academy 2020 RING OF ROSESHilton Hall Dance Academy 2019 ALICE GRIMESJLM Dance 2018 REBECCA DUKEEdinburgh Dance Academy 2017 RUBY QUINN Liverpool Central Studios GRAB YOUR INFO PACK! Our official Dance Inspirations Info Pack is jam packed with all the need-to-know details about our 2024 Tour. READ FAQs Download info pack Frequently Asked Questions When is the closing date for entries for Nationals? The official closing date is 1st December but it’s recommended to enter before that so that the team can plan ahead and confirm a schedule! Do you have to perform the same choreography at Finals? Yes, you must perform the same choreography that you qualified with at our Regional Heats. Do you have to perform the same choreography at Finals? Yes, you must perform the same choreography that you qualified with at our Regional Heats. Who will be judging the events this year? Meet our fabulous team of creators, presenters and judges here! When do spectator tickets go on sale? Spectator tickets are released for sale 4 weeks before the event. Early booking is recommended as they sell extremely fast for Nationals. A ticketbud link will be emailed when available. Do all group members have to have competed at Regionals? For groups we understand that it can be difficult to get everyone to commit to every event For this reason only 75% of the team must have competed at Regionals. Who qualifies for Grand Finals? All 1st place winners qualify and compete against each other on the Sunday evening in a tv show style setting to crown the Champion of Champions! How do you become Team Captain? The Dance Inspirations Team select these each year. Our team is always scouting at every Heat to find dancers best suited to fulfil these roles! Do Golden Buzzer acts compete in the Semi-finals? No, Golden Buzzer acts go straight through to the Grand Finals! But they do perform in the spectacular Golden Buzzer Showcase on the Friday evening! Do Standout winners compete in Semi-finals? All Standout winners compete in the Standout Showcase on the Friday evening. Just one of those acts will be awarded a Golden Buzzer and all the remaining acts will then be entered in the Semi-finals! Are there additional fees to enter the Grand Final? No, there are no additional fees to enter the Grand Final. Do you have to pay a registration fee again National Finals? Yes, the admin/registration fee must be paid at each event you enter.