Each DTASC coach is required to submit a minimum of 3 qualified judges for the upcoming festival.
Judges must be at least 4 years out of high school.
Desirable Qualities for every Judge
- Must be able to write constructive comments; ones which are suitable for the student, mother, and teacher;*Some students are as young as 10 years of age;
- Must have readable handwriting;
- Must be able to COMPLETE every aspect of the Share Sheet and circle required ratings;
- Must be able to complete a Judge’s ballot completely;
- Must understand if the judge gives a GOOD or FAIR, the comments must include constructive critiques to justify the GOOD/FAIR rating;
- Must stay awake during the performances;
- Must change rooms if the Judge knows any performer in the room;
- Must be able to sign ballots/Share Sheets by printing and signing name;
- Must be able to list NO SHOW on a non performing Share Sheet;
- Must be able to judge on the age appropriate performance.