General Information

Welcome!

Join us as we embark on the 45th Anniverary of the 4-Event Triple Crown DanceSport Series, where you can "Expect the Unexpected!

  • Immerse yourself in luxury with 4 Star accommodations
  • Rejuvinate those dancing feet and renew your mind, body, and spirit at the Nèu Lotus Spa
  • Shake your tail feathers all day & allow us to wine, dine & entertain you in the evenings
  • Plan time to explore the exciting city of Orlando and all it has to offer
  • Enjoy exciting professional shows & master dance class 1 1/2 Hours

    American Smooth Finalists, Max Sinitsa and Tatiana Seliverstova, will be performing on Saturday, December 2nd.

    Max and Tatiana will be teaching a master dance class on Sunday morning Dec. 3rd, at 9:00AM. All package holders are free, and all others $85. Please call for info at 941-704-7613
  • For SPECTATOR TICKETS, go to TICKET tab for details and to download our SPECTATOR TICKET ORDER FORM
Venue
Renaissance Orlando at SeaWorld
Address
6677 Sea Harbor Dr
Orlando, FL 32821
Phone
941-704-7613
Google Map for 6677 Sea Harbor Dr, Orlando, FL 32821  (South Open Dancesport Championships (formerly Southeastern States))

Important Deadlines

Deadline for entries is October 21, email us at thesouthopen@gmail.com or call 941-799-0800. All forms can be downloaded.

Simply click on the COMPETITORS tab > REGISTRATION > FORMS

Incentives for Teachers

  • "POT OF GOLD" - Call now for details (941) 704-7613
  • PRO/AM TEACHERS RECEIVE $7 PER SINGLE DANCE if you are on a package or dance a minimum 150 dances ($5 Youth & Juniors)
  • PRO/AM TEACHERS RECEIVE $5 PER DANCE IN MULTI DANCE ENTRIES if you are on a package or dance a minimum 150 dances ($3 Youth & Juniors)
  • Off package Teachers receive $5 ($3 Youth & Juniors) per single dance & $3 ($1 Youth & Juniors) per dance in multi-dance entries. "MIN. 10 DANCES TO QUALIFY".
  • DOUBLE POINTS" This is a great opportunity to get ahead in the 2017/2018 Triple Crown DanceSport Events, overall standings in all categories
  • ENJOY THE BONUSES...YOU DESERVE THEM!

More Ways to Dance...and WIN!

  • NEW PRELIMINARY CATEGORY in Bronze, Silver, Gold, and Above Gold to the regular pro/am and amateur entry form as well as the rising star entry form. This helps you out when you have the same students in the same age and/or level of dance.
  • NOW OFFERING ENTRIES IN THE PROFICIENCY CATEGORY where you'll compete against a point system instead of other competitors. All levels can be entered as proficiency except multi-dance & scholarships. Simply write proficiency on the entry form. The points from proficiency categories will count as half of the value toward Top Awards including Top Teacher and Top Studio.
  • RECEIVE DOUBLE POINTS toward Triple Crown bonuses, jackets, and beautiful crystal awards

Package Holder Perks!

  • American Smooth Finalists, Max Sinitsa and Tatiana Seliverstova, will be performing Saturday December 2nd. They also will be teaching a master dance class on Sunday afternoon from 9:00AM - 12:00PM

    For SPECTATOR TICKETS, go to TICKET tab for details and to download our SPECTATOR TICKET ORDER FORM

Professional Dancers

Dancesport Spectacular Tour offers Pro Open Showdance and Rising Star & Open Grand Championships to all of our dance championships! This gives all of you a better chance of winning more money & the audience better shows in 2017/2018!