Paulina Bidzinska will be performing a classic/modern dance called “La Certa” for Poland at Eurovision Young Dancers 2017.
It has been revealed that Poland’s Paulina Bidzinska will be performing a classic/modern dance called “La Certa” in Prague next week for the Eurovision Young Dancers 2017 competition. The music Paulina will be dancing to is called “Fac ut ardeat” by Antonio Vivaldi. Her dance is choreographed by Jacek Przybyłowicz.
Paulina Bidzinska will represent Poland at this year’s Eurovision Young Dancers. Born in 1998, Paulina has always loved dance ever since she was a child. At nine-years-old she started her ballet education and received the Honourable Mention Award at the National Ballet Competition in Łódź in 2012. Since then, she has received another Honourable Mention Award in the International Choreography Competition in Bytom, a second place prize at the National Ballet Competition in Gdansk, and even won first place at the International Ballet Competition, “Golden Point Shoes”.
The fifteenth edition of Eurovision Young Dancers will see dancers from eight participating countries compete for the crown. This year, the event will take place in the Czech capital Prague on Saturday 16th December.
The eight participants are as follows:
- Czech Republic – Michal Vach
- Germany – Danila Kapustin
- Malta – Denise Buttigieg
- Norway – Anna Louise Amundsen
- Poland – Paulina Bidzinska
- Portugal – Raquel Fidalgo
- Slovenia – Patricija Crnkovič
- Sweden – Christoffer Collins
First held in 1985 a total of 37 countries have competed at least once in the contest, including Canada in 1987. The competition is open to young dancers who are aged between 16 and 21 years old. Each country is represented by either a solo dancer or a couple, who perform a routine of their choosing for the jury. The jury will select two acts to go through to the final round which is a 90 second dance off. Each dancer is given 45 seconds to perform and impress the judges, at the end of the performances the judges select the winner.