The Disney Channel South Africa has joined forces with Anele Mdoda, for its latest online dance-based contest Shake It Up: Dance, Dance. The radio and television personality, is lending her support to encourage teens across South Africa to get involved and have some fun and will be head judge for the competition.
Shake It Up: Dance, Dance is inspired by Disney Channel’s smash hit comedy series Shake It Up. The contest will launch in South Africa from Friday 2nd December and give fans aged between 8 and 14 the opportunity to learn some of the signature dance moves from the show. Viewers will be invited to recreate their own performances at home with their friends and upload to the dedicated microsite: http://www.disney.co.za/shake-it-up/dance-dance. Budding dancers have until 9 January to enter their solo performance in the brand new online contest.
Entries will be whittled down to a shortlist of 10 finalists and visitors to http://www.disney.co.za/shake-it-up/dance-dance will have from 24th January – 5th February 2012 to vote for their favourite performances. The winner will receive a fabulous ‘Shake It Up makeover’ prize of R5000 shopping vouchers, an iPod nano, docking station, headphones, a Shake It Up soundtrack, and a pair of Nike dance shoes.
The contest will culminate on 25th February when the winner is announced on the channel launch of the highly anticipated second season of Shake It Up. The series features more adventures from the two high-spirited characters, best friends CeCe Jones and Raquel “Rocky” Blue, whose dreams of becoming professional dancers are realised when they become background dancers on the most popular teen dance show, “Shake it Up, Chicago.”