DTA 2010 Executive Committee is glad to invite you
all to come forward and participate in the cultural
programs for Deepavali 2010 to be held on Saturday,
November 13th, 2010.
Please read the following before proceeding to the
registration link at the bottom of the page.
Following particulars are required with your
Program Name/Type, duration and Choreographer
Contact Name, e-mail and phone number.
Number of participants and every participantís
Each participantís both parents full name
Indicating whether each participant is a member
Rules and Guidelines:
No Solos. Groups are highly encouraged to have a
minimum of 4 participants.
Telugu Songs Only. Participants should be
members of DTA, no exceptions.
Songs or bits of songs from movies ADURS, ARYA 1
and 2, MAGADHERA, READY, and MALLANNA are
Any registration with TBDs in the participantís
names will not be accepted and will be deleted.
Please register only after you have a confirmed
list of registrants. Changing the names of the
registrants or adding new ones at a later date
is very much discouraged.
Registration will remain open until all the time
slots are filled. DTA executive committee
reserves the right to close the registrations as
soon as all the slots get filled.
In order to produce a program with diverse mix
of styles and categories including pop/movie,
classical, dance, drama/skit, vocal Ė DTA
Cultural Committee reserves the right to limit
the number of entries in each style and/or
No participant can participate in more than
one program. However, the participant may be
allowed to participate in a second program when
the other program has more than 10 participants.
Entries will be honored in the order they are
received. Every effort will be made to
accommodate all the registered entries, however,
there are no guarantees. In case of a repeated
song, the participants registering second and
thereafter may be required to change their song.
The Cultural Committee may conduct an
Audition, if required, one week before the
final event .The date and time for the
rehearsal, if conducted will be announced
via e-mail and will be posted online.
Failure to attend the rehearsal or events that
are not prepared well by that day may not make
an entry into the final program. Any participant
who is not a member by the time of Audition will
not be allowed to participate in the program.
All the participants should be willing to
perform during the slot assigned to them in the
program sheet. No requests for changing the
order will be entertained.
Only one adult/ in-charge of the program entry
is allowed to stay at the back stage.
They must report 20 minutes before their
scheduled time and leave the stage after their
Duration of the songs, dances should be strictly
adhered to a maximum of 5 minutes. This
may be extended incase of Classical dances and
some specialized programs at the discretion of
the Cultural Committee.
The final version of the song, with good audio
quality, should be sent to the Cultural
Committee by the day of the audio deadline.
Individual CDs will not be accepted at the time
of the event. Cultural Committee reserves the
right to remove any item from the program whose
audio is not received by the audio deadline
Please mail your suggestions and questions to
Sirisha Uppalapati at
Open until all time slots get filled.
Audio Deadline: Music tracks in mp3 format
should be emailed to
by November 3rd, 2010.
As always, the DTA 2010 Executive committee is
wishing you good luck and requesting your support to
make the event a grand success.