THEATER ACCESS & FREE PARKING: Change room doors open 1 hour prior to show time daily. House opens 15 minutes prior to show time daily. Underground parking available at the Mississauga Living Arts Centre FREE of charge on Saturday and Sunday ONLY. (Stay tuned for updates re: new procedures related to venue access).
FOOD & DRINK: There is a snack bar located inside the Living Arts Centre for your convenience (day times only). Also, just across the road (less than 2min walking distance) is Square One Mall. One of the largest Shopping Malls in the City with a variety of restaurants and a large food court inside. Perfect place to get a healthy meal and a Starbucks coffee, when you have a break!
PROPS: Teachers, please acknowledge that due to new COVID-19 procedures and venue policies large props and/or set pieces may not be permitted. We will continue to provide information specific to each city surrounding prop protocols however, at this time we advise against the use of large props and set pieces until we know more. Also, as always please be prepared to load props in and out daily. We can not guarantee that you will be able to store ANY props over night at the venue. For the safety of the performers and all event attendees, we cannot provide additional storage space that is best used for event space . Stage door access will be provided for one teacher rep ONLY 1 hour prior to show times for prop arrival.
MUSIC: Music is to be handed in to Be Dance staff no less than an hour prior to show time on the first day of competition. Your music MUST be on a USB key (properly labelled with studio name). All songs must be properly titled and in alphabetical order (entry numbers not required). Please be sure to have IPod/IPad/laptop on hand for back up use if needed. NOTE: Be Dance competition no longer runs any events off of CD player. Be Dance is not responsible for any music that skips during a performance or if the wrong edited version is played.
There is no host hotel for this event.