Worldstars Boot Camp 2020
(Presented by Worldstars™)
This global event features an ingenious “Worldstars Boot Camp. Filled with the most comprehensive entertainment educational training,
seminars, and workshops given by renowned experts in the fields of modeling, acting, performing, singing,
music and dancing exclusively provided to models and talent from around the world participating at WCOPA.
"Commercial Jazz Funk" - Dancing to the hottest pop track of the summer, "Rain on Me' by Lady Gaga and Ariana Grande, this workshop will focus on learning a fun, perfor-mance-based combo that includes elements of jazz and hip hop. Amy Morgan, an east coast native, is a professional choreographer and educator based in Los Angeles, CA. She has performed with Beyoncé at the 2010 Billboard awards as well as the 2014 MTV video awards and has traveled the world to places such as Shanghai and South Africa to teach and share her passion for dance. You can catch her regular heels class at the famed Millennium Dance Complex where you will be inspired and motivated by her uplifting teaching and fun, performance-based combos.
"Agency Virtual Tour" - Explore the world of modeling through Darienne’s virtual tour into famed LA Models agency. Learn what to expect when you enter for and interview. Tips from model etiquette, cleaning up your social media, as well as the new normal after Covid-19. A once in a lifetime peek into the layout of the different divisions LA Models has to offer and how they are ran.
Darienne Arnold has over 35 years’ experience in the fashion industry. Not only worked as a top international model but also, actress, agent, and scout. Darienne facts:
1) Age 20 left her hometown with $200, knowing no one or the language, landed in To-kyo where she lived 10 years. She successfully modeled and successfully ran other businesses including a magazine.
2) At age 47 went back to school to start yet another of her many careers. Has a skin care business in Beverly Hills for the last 12 years with over 1,500 personal clients. "You can do whatever you want to do, the only person stopping you is you!!!"
Roger Del Pozo
The Art of the Audition" - A fully comprehensive audition Workshop which will focus on a variety of key concepts that performers can use to make the most of the Audition Pro-cess. Mr. Del Pozo will draw on his two decades in the business to discuss techniques that can help the performer audition successfully and book more roles. Roger Del Pozo is the Director of Outreach at the New York Film Academy. Mr. Del Pozo has taught guest lectures on 5 continents and has the pleasure of work-ing with students from all over the world, representing New York Film Academy's Visual and Performing Arts Programs. In addition to his work at NYFA, he was a Casting Direc-tor in New York for 12 years. In that time, he cast over a thousand television commer-cials, and many other projects, for some of the top Casting Companies and Advertising Agencies in New York City.
"Vocal Basics - The Foundation of it All" - Romeo Johnson will address and explain in a very practical way, the three most crucial elements of singing. After attending this work-shop, you will understand how singing works, how to maintain and preserve your voice, how to get the best quality tone, how to control your voice and how to expand your range. Romeo Johnson is a World Renowned, International Celebrity Vocal Coach who has toured, recorded and coached great Artists such as Michael Jackson, Janet Jackson, Avril Lavigne, Queen Latifah, Neyo and Priyanka Chopra to name a few. Romeo is the original Vocal Coach for "THE VOICE" USA, Vocal Coach and Vocal Director for P Did-dy's "StarMaker" and "Making His Band" Romeo is also an Adjunct Professor at the Uni-versity of Southern California.
"Do’s and Dues: Tips and Tricks to Elevate & Sustain Your Music Career" - Join Gram-my award winning producer, Jeffrey Weber, as he reveals industry secrets and provides you with pro tips that will allow your career to thrive and survive. If you are wondering what to do in this upside down world, Jeff shows you, step by step, how to take ad-vantage of every income source, the importance of developing a relationship with your listeners and better yet, how to sell your music in an industry filled with uncertainty. Jeffrey Weber has been a widely-recognized music industry professional for forty years. He has produced over 200 CDs with releases on just about every major label as well as a host of independent labels. Along the way, his projects have yielded two Grammys, seven Grammy nominations, at least seventeen top ten albums, two number one albums and an assortment of other honors.
"On Being a Professional Variety Artist" - Brandon Scott will share insights on what it takes to be a professional Variety Artist. Focus on your craft and play the game like a pro...mind set, tools and tips. Brandon Scott is a dramatic actor and bilingual voice over artist, improvisation artist, comedian, magician, writer, musician, creative producer and filmmaker. He has starred in T.V. series, commercials, Las Vegas shows, and works as a professional ma-gician at the Academy of Magical Arts - The Magic Castle and all over the world. He has received certificates of appreciation from 3 of Los Angeles mayors, won Best Picture for his film and received 4 Noho Fringe awards for his theatre productions.
The virtual platform you used was free. Many of the people who contributed to bringing this opportunity to you, their jobs have been extremely affected due to Covid19. There are so many people who support WCOPA each year, who are now out of work because the live event was postponed. Many are still supporting this project to make sure we give our WCOPA family a place to share their talent with the World.
Through the International Worldstars Association, we will accept donations from those who care. Distribution of donations will be conducted by the IWA WE CARE committee.
A donation is not required for entry into WCOPA 2020. However together we can help those in our industry affected by Covid19.
Your donation is greatly appreciated.
2020 Virtual World Championships of Performing Arts Prize Package
2021 WCOPA entry fee into the live event held in Anaheim, California valued at approximately $2000.00.*
Special Guest and introduction at Opening Ceremonies in Disneyland 2021.
Written Professional Critique by Seasoned Entertainment Industry Professionals
Large Custom 2020 World Champion Trophy presented during 2021 live Grand Finale show in Anaheim, Ca.
Publicity and Promotion: IWA Feature Story, WCOPA Spotlight Article and Multi-Platform Social Media Campaign
*Prize is contingent on winner attending the 2021 WCOPA and has no monetary value. A few National Committees are adding to these winner’s packages and have additional restrictions on who may enter. Click here to see a list of countries with additional restrictions.
Every contestant will be invited to a mini boot camp. This mini boot camp will provide industry information and training from some of the best coaches in the industry.
If you are not available to watch online you will be able to watch a replay for a few days after the event. Obviously, since this is a virtual event some of the awards will be virtual. All scoring in the Gold, Silver or Bronze medalist level will receive a custom virtual certificate for medaling Gold, Silver and Bronze. Overall awards and honorable mentions will also be sent certificates online. As well as winners being presented with “Virtual Medal Certificates” in every event category and age group in both the Junior and Senior World Championships, there are specific scholarships towards competition events for WCOPA 2021.
Scholarships: There will be scholarships awarded for the 2021 World Championships of Performing Arts that may be credited towards entry fees, attendee badges or additional events.
Facebook/Instagram Contest: Each contestant may submit a photo of themselves in a costume representing their country’s culture. Entry must tag WCOPA Instagram and include #V20WCOPA in post. Winner will receive a $100.00 Amazon Gift Card.
Pop up Contest: During the week long activities there will be pop up contest. Keep checking the official WCOPA Facebook page and the WCOPA Instagram page for details.
All awards will be unique to the Virtual contest and will not reflect the awards presented at the Live World Championships of Performing Arts Event each year held in California.
This event is a great opportunity to test your ability in the privacy of your home and find out if your talent is “Olympic” size. To keep the cost free we had to make the awarding of medals and overall awards virtual. However, if you are awarded a medal or overall award, you may arrange for a physical award to be picked up at the 2021 event for a nominal fee or mailed to you for a nominal fee. More information concerning receiving physical awards will be emailed to you after the announcement of winners.
Register and submit your video(s) at www.WCOPA.com/Virtual.