The third release of the Annual Ghana Dance Festival went to an excellent close last Saturday, 30th September 2017, at the Accra Mall Food Court with an energizing move rivalry named, “Fight In The Ring.”
Generous facilitated by Accra Mall, and controlled by DanceteraTV, the Food Court wore a standard boxing ring, portrayed by capable lighting and counterfeit smoke to give the correct feeling for the occasion.
Inside this ring combat 10 move groups of 2 individuals each, with each team planning to be delegated fight champions and be granted the money cost of GHc 2,000.
The contending teams needed to experience three phases of doing combating in various move sorts against each other, picked by balloting. Judges Shon Mambo, Danie Street (UK) and Obaa Yaa, dispensed with the most exceedingly bad groups at each phase of the fight, offering path to the better group to progress onto the following stage. 3 move teams made it to the finals-Dynamic Duo, Boogie Bust, and Star Boys-and where contenders were entrusted to make their own particular move routine with the Yomi Yogurt sound track.
At last, “Dynamic Duo” move team was declared the fight champions for the night, winning GHS 2,000, money and a few items from Yomi Yogurt.
Overall, the 2017 version of the Annual Ghana Dance Festival will go down as the best release yet.
It began with a stupendous opening at the Osu Oxford Street Mall, and from that point a month of energizing move themed occasions to speak to the diverse move classifications.
Ghana Dance Festival 2017 (GDF ’17) displayed the ‘Yearly Apex Ballroom Soiree,’ ‘The Afro-Latin Congress,’ ‘The Lords of Street Dance Concert,’ ‘Acclaim Dance Concert,’ ‘Alkebulan’s Awakening-A National Dance Company Production,’ ‘High impact exercise Marathon and Games,’ ‘Legacy Night’ and ‘Fight In The Ring Competition.’
These occasions were prepared with move workshops and gatherings. Aside from Ghana, a sum of 11 nations were spoken to including Nigeria, Togo, Benin, Gabon, South Africa, Cuba, Haiti, Slovakia, Romania, US and UK, giving the celebration a worldwide character, and brilliant in decent variety.
One year from now guarantees to be much wealthier and great as preparatory arrangements have just started for the Ghana Dance Festival 2018. The turnout for GDF ’17 likewise predicts a developing enthusiasm for the undertakings of the move group, artists and move when all is said in done, and in this way, a higher support one year from now.
Artists, in all the individual classifications, too contributed their quantity in making the current year’s festival a fruitful one, likewise anticipating a completely proficient, additionally intriguing, and extraordinary Ghana Dance Festival for 2018.