First round4 teams with most online votes will be invited to compete on stage in bracket tournament style competition. Each team has one minute to impress the audience. The winner between each set of two teams, determined by how loud the crowd cheers, will advance to the final round. The first routine can be the same or different than the one used in the video submission.
Final roundFinal two teams compete on stage and each have another minute to impress the audience. They have one minute to wow the crowd. The routine should be different than the one used in the first round.
Winners get a $100 cash prize and a professional quality video made of them after the festival, doing a routine for posting on YouTube and bragging rights of being the San Jose Tet Festival Nón Lá Challenge Champions 2017.
Video RequirementsFilmed in landscape view. One minute or less. Shows tricks or choreography using the Nón Lá (Vietnamese conical hat). Submit your video here: http://woobox.com/bihihb
We will contact the four teams that are finalists based on the online voting after the voting ends on February 6. You can expect to be contacted on Tuesday, February 7 with additional details.
SubmissionStart date: January 23End date: February 3
VotingStart date: January 30End date: February 6