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Guidelines of participating in 6th HiddenIdol 2017 All Talent Contest1. all ages are allowed. you need to bring id proof and address proof to the auditions and finals
2. group and individual performances are allowed
3. one can participate in many categories. separate application and payment to be received
4. you should bring cd and pendrive with the mp3 song submitted for the performance. one month before the audition date, please send this to firstname.lastname@example.org with subject of the email is participant name as per id proof and 50 words short description of your performance
5. individuals are allowed upto 3 mins performance and groups are allowed upto 5 mins performance. hiddenidol reserves the right to change this duration at audition. performance more than allowed time will lead to automatic disqualification
6. there will be minimum three round of auditions
7. auditions and finals can be done for all ages together.
8. participants can attend auditions and finals either physically or remotely by uploading videos to hiddenidol.com or share through various file sharing methods
9. it is recommended to update your profile at hiddenidol.com with full photo
10. one month before the audition please upload your 2 minutes self introduction profile video into hiddenidol.com, channel ‘hiddenidol 2017’. Sample
11. no expenses are paid to attend audition and finals. registration fee is non-refundable. if there are less number of participants in a particular category we will not proceed with the audition and we will refund the registration fee
12. hiddenidol owns full copyright of photos, speeches and videos taken before and during the audition and finals
13. videos and photos will be available only in the hiddenidol.com platform. no photos and videos by participants, parents and their friends are allowed inside audition and final hall. any participant not following this will be disqualified and their names will be published in our website.
14. you are required to be present one hour before the audition start time. please visit this page frequently to know the location and time of the audition and finals
15. safety during performance is entirely participants responsibility
16. we will not announce your background until finals except a short profile of name, how long you are practising and any special interests about you in both audition and finals
17. those who are selected for second and third audition round will be announced within one month. we declare overall 5 winners from 20 finalists. only one overall best performer will get a free trip to singapore. if first prize won by a group, for group winners, they will get a rs25000 online training on leadership and communication three months course free of cost from galaxy education, uk per winner.
18. hiddenidol decision to select winners is final. there is no appeal or subsequent review process in judge decisions. scores are not published. there are no losers in hiddenidol platform. all are winners. it is a learning and entertainment global platform
19. we select winners based on overall talent and for all ages.
20. finalists will be announced one month before the finals date. hiddenidol decision is final. hiddenidol is a concept to bring out hidden talented to the outside world. all are winners in hiddenidol
21. any kind of vulgarity in performance would be disqualified immediately without consent
22. participation certificates and prizes will be awarded to all finalists and winners.
23. we will not be responsible for cancellation of event due to unforeseen emergency circumstances. however, we will postpone the event
24. those who are participating in the finals are not eligible to enter into hiddenidol quest for two years
25. other terms and conditions apply. hiddenidol management reserves the right to change these guidelines anytime and will inform the changes to the participants
2016 final show terms and conditionshiddenidol european final show 2016,terms and conditions of participation in the finals
1.read the terms as per what is in this page. still we highlight some of the key points given below. http://www.hiddenidol.com/terms.php
2.read the guidelines as per what is in this page. please refer to scoring criteria in http://www.hiddenidol.com/events/classical2016/
3.We will give maximum 8 minutes per performance
4.You will bring the same version of MP3 submitted to us in CD and Pen drive
5.You will bring the ID proof for the finals
6.You need to be in the hall 60 mins prior to the start of the Finals.There is a dressing room available. We will not accept any contestants coming late to perform. Please check the location address and also time in the following page. Please check frequently for any changes. http://www.hiddenidol.com/events/classical2016/.
7.Any photograph or video taken by your friends and relatives or parents is prohibited. We own full copyright of photos and videos taken during the final show. Anybody not following this will make them automatically disqualify and we will proceed with further action. You cannot publish the videos and photos other than through hiddenidol.com to any media in the world. If we find any photos or videos in any media at a later stage, we proceed with further action.
8.HiddenIdol decision to select winners is final. There are no losers in hiddenidol platform. All are winners. It is a learning and entertainment global platform. We give Finalist certificate to all the finalists. Totally there will be five winners.
9.There is no appeal to the hiddenidol decision and scores are not disclosed. No appeal from the finalists’ parents, gurus, friends or families. The main vision of hiddenidol is to bring out the hidden talents out to the world. Contest is a concept we used to encourage all the talented beings in this universe to use our dedicated platform and enjoy.
10.Hiddenidol reserves the right to award either one or many winners. This is to encourage all the participants.
11.One overall best performer will get a free ticket to either go to Srilanka. No other expenses or accommodation provided. We will give a open ticket during the selected period by us.
12.No expenses are refundable to participate in the finals show
13.Safety during your performance is entirely participant responsibility and there is no compensation provided from us in the case of injuries happened during the performance.
14.We will not be responsible for cancellation of event due to unforeseen emergency circumstances. However, we will postpone the event.
15.Other Terms and Conditions apply. HiddenIdol management reserves the right to change these guidelines anytime and will inform the changes to the participants.
16.Any kind of vulgarity in performance would be disqualified immediately without consent. Any songs other than pure classical are not allowed
17.Finalists can provide feedback through email to email@example.com. Please do not posting these feedback which will impact the brand of hiddenidol to any media such as social media platforms, newspapers, TV, blogs etc before or after the event. Due to our universal presence, different people will interpret and react differently to your messages Hiddenidol is an everlasting journey. Be part of it and have fun in your life time. We learn from your feedback and improve in the coming years.
18.You can opt out of the finals show and inform us one month before the finals if you do not agree to the above terms.