03 March 2016
05 March 2016

Gibraltar International Dance Festival


Now in its 14th year, M.O. Productions is inviting entries for participation at the annual Gibraltar International Dance Festival. The Festival shall take place at the John Mackintosh Hall Theatre between 2nd and 4th March 2016.  

The event is affiliated to the British Federation of Festivals and the Gibraltar National Dance Organisation. It is an event open for individuals, groups and academies with the opportunity of performing in various dance categories and styles. The competition is open to everyone, with interest already received by the organisers from various international countries.

Commenting on the announcement, M.O. Productions Director Seamus Byrne said:

‘We are pleased to announce the annual Gibraltar International Dance Festival is taking place in March 2016. The festival provides for local standards to increase and at the same time to raise our international profile. We hope that local dancers will make the most of an event which will act as a platform for future dance events both in Gibraltar and abroad.’

Prizes include:

M.O. Productions Bursary Award    £500 and Trophy

Best Female Dancer of the Festival  £150 and Trophy

Best Male Dancer of the Festival  £150 and Trophy

M.O. Productions Sussex Award  Flight and accommodation to participate at the 2017 Sussex Festival of Song and Dance, in Brighton

Best Choreographer   Trophy

Entry forms and conditions are available from:

  • Local dance schools
  • Email:
  • On Pointe Dance School at Casemates Square

Closing date for entries is Friday 15th January 2016.