Dancewear Solutions, Dance News International LLC and Weissman’s Theatrical Supplies
“2014/2015 DWS/Dance Informa/Weissman Steal the Spotlight” Sweepstakes
Official Rules, Terms and Conditions


Participation constitutes entrant's full and unconditional agreement to and acceptance of these Official Rules. The “2014/2015 DWS/Dance Informa/Weissman Steal the Spotlight” Sweepstakes ("Sweepstakes") will begin at 12:00am Eastern Time USA ("ET") on October 30, 2014 and ends at 11:59pm ET on July 31, 2015 ("Sweepstakes Period"). Sweepstakes is sponsored by Dancewear Solutions LLC, 6750 Manchester Avenue, Saint Louis, MO 63139 and Dance News International, LLC, PO Box 1677, Cumming, GA 30028 USA, (“the Sponsor”), who are solely responsible for all aspects of this Sweepstakes.

Eligibility: Sweepstakes is open to all legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia (except residents of Rhode Island), that are 13 years of age or older as of October 30, 2014. Employees, officers and directors of the Sponsors, affiliates, subsidiaries, franchisees, licensees, agents, advertising and promotion agencies, (collectively including Sponsor, “Sweepstakes Entities”) their immediate family members (spouse, children, siblings, parents, and their respective spouses) and persons living in the same household (whether related or not), are not eligible to participate in the Sweepstakes. All applicable federal, state and local, provincial and municipal laws and regulations apply. If it is found that a person who does not meet the eligibility criteria set forth in these rules has submitted an entry, that entry will be deemed ineligible and any prize awarded shall be revoked. The entrant must supply a valid/working email address for entry.

How to Enter: During the Sweepstakes Period, eligible participants must complete the online registration form available at and or via Participants can also enter via official written entry form located at dance studio or dance event/convention/competition, or by mailing complete name, address and email address on a 3 x 5 card to Steal the Spotlight NOW, 10715 Kahlmeyer Drive, Saint Louis, MO 63132. Mail in entrants must indicate if they dance, own a studio, teach dance or are responsible for a dancer. Maximum of one paper entry per person.
Each participant will be required to provide first name and last name, e-mail address, country and type of dance enthusiast (I dance, I own a studio, I teach dance but do not own a studio, Responsible for a dancer, I work in the dance industry, I just want to win). Upon submission of the completed registration form, each participant will receive a free subscription to Dance Informa Magazine and one (1) valid Sweepstakes entry. They will receive Dance Informa online magazine each month via email and will be opted in to receive communications from Dancewear Solutions LLC. They can unsubscribe from Dance Informa messages anytime at or by clicking on the unsubscribe link that is included in every marketing email communication. They can unsubscribe from Dancewear Solutions LLC and Weissman messages by clicking on the unsubscribe link that is included in every marketing email communication.

All entries must be received by 11:59 pm ET USA on July 31, 2015. Limit of one entry per day per person online. Maximum of one paper-based entry per person . Each entrant will receive one (1) bonus entry for each friend they share the sweepstakes with via Facebook. Each entrant is given the option to “share” the sweepstake upon completion of valid online entry via Facebook or Email. Sharing the sweepstake via email does not give the entrant bonus entries. All required information must be completed to enter and to be eligible to win. Incomplete entries will be disqualified. Proof of entering information at the website is not considered proof of delivery to or receipt by Sponsor of an entry. Internet entries must be made by the entrant only at the Websites listed above. Entries made by any other individual or any entity, and/or originating at any other web site or e-mail address, including, but not limited to, commercial sweepstakes subscription notification and/or entering service sites, will be declared invalid and disqualified for this Sweepstakes. The use of automated entry devices is prohibited and no mechanically reproduced entries are allowed; all such entries are void. Sweepstakes Entities are not responsible for: lost, late, incomplete, illegible, incorrect, delayed, garbled, undelivered, or misdirected entries. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any person or e-mail address that submits more than maximum allowed entries by using multiple/different e-mail addresses, identities, registrations and logins, or any other methods, or who Sponsor believes has attempted to tamper with, influence or impair the administration, security, fairness, or proper play of this Sweepstakes. All entries become the exclusive property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned. By participating, you consent for Sponsor to obtain, use, and transfer your name, email address and other information for the sole purpose of administering this Sweepstakes.

Official Rules Available At:

Internet Limitations of Liability: Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, suspend and/or modify the Sweepstakes, or any part of it, at any time, without notice, and to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes in whole or in part, at any time, without notice and award prizes using all non-suspect eligible entries received as of the termination/suspension date, if any infection, computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other cause beyond Sponsor’s control, affects the integrity or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process (if applicable) or the operation of the Sweepstakes or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules or any other promotion or in a disruptive manner. Sponsor assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries. Sponsor is not responsible for: lost, late, incomplete, illegible, incorrect, delayed, garbled, undelivered, or misdirected entries; theft, destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries; failures or malfunctions of phones, phone lines or telephone or data transmission systems; interrupted or unavailable network, server or other connections; any error, omission, interruption, defect or delay in any transmission or communication; traffic congestion on the Internet or any technical problem, including but not limited to any injury or damage to any person’s computer related to or resulting from Sweepstakes participation; typographical, printing or other errors or omissions in these Official Rules, in any Sweepstakes-related advertisements or other materials, or other problems or errors of any kind whether computer, network, mechanical, human, electronic, typographical, printing or otherwise relating to or in connection with the Sweepstakes, including, without limitation, errors or problems which may occur in connection with the administration of the Sweepstakes, in the processing of entries, in the selection or announcement of winners or in the awarding of prizes. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.

Sponsor is not responsible for any damage to an entrant’s system which is occasioned by participating in this Sweepstakes or by downloading any information necessary to participate in the promotion. Sponsor also is not responsible for incorrect or inaccurate entry information, whether caused by Internet users or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes or by any technical or human error, which may occur in the processing of the entries in the Sweepstakes. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES OR OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON(S) RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ATTEMPT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. In the event of a dispute regarding the identity of an individual who actually submitted an online entry, the entry will be deemed submitted by the authorized account holder of the email account. "Authorized account holder" is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an email account by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization (e.g., business, educational, institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address. Potential winner may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder.
Only the listed prizes will be awarded. The prize is not exchangeable or transferable.

Prizes: There will be 8 (8) Monthly Prize Winners awarded on the 30th of each month from December 2014 to July 2015. The monthly winner for February will be pulled on February 28, 2015.There will be One (1) Grand Prize winner selected on August 15, 2015. Each Monthly Prize Winner will receive $150 Dancewear Solutions dance wardrobe (paid via $150 credit at and his/her primary, named dance studio will also receive $150 Weissman/Designs for Dance dance wardrobe (paid via $150 credit at The Grand Prize winner will receive a $1,000 dance pack with $500 paid via a $500 class card (a Visa gift card that will be mailed to his/her studio to be used towards class fees) and a $500 wardrobe credit at Dancewear Solutions (paid via $500 credit at His/her primary, named dance studio will win a $1,000 wardrobe credit at Weissman/Designs for Dance (paid via $1,000 credit at

No substitution or transfer of prize will be permitted. By accepting any of the aforementioned prizes, prize winners (including entrants and their nominated dance studio owner) agree to release Sweepstakes Entities from any and all liability whatsoever for any injuries, losses, or damages of any kind caused by entering the Sweepstakes or for damages of any kind caused by any prize or resulting from acceptance, possession, or use or misuse or failure to use any prize awarded, or while preparing for, participating in, and/or traveling to and from any prize-related activity. Sponsor has not made any warranty, representation or guarantee, expressed or implied, in fact or in law, with respect to any prize and specifically disclaims all such warranties, including, without limitation, any warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. The prizes are awarded “AS IS” and WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND. Only the listed prizes will be awarded. There are no substitutions unless specified by the Sponsor. The Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to substitute any prize package with another prize of equal or greater value.

Drawing and Notification: The winners will be selected, from among all eligible entries received, in a random electronic drawing on the 30th of each Month (December 2014 to July 2015 and on February 28, 2015) each morning at 10:00am EST, in Cumming, GA, USA 30028 at Dance News International’s headquarters. The Grand Prize winner will be drawn on August 15, 2015 at 10:00am EST, in Cumming, GA, USA 30028 at Dance News International’s headquarters.

Sponsors will have complete discretion over interpretation of the Official Rules, of administration of the Sweepstakes, and of selection of the winner. Decisions of the Sponsors as to the selection of the winner will be final. Odds of winning will depend on the total number of eligible entries received. The winner will be notified via email. The winner’s mailing address will be obtained via email correspondence and the prizes will be sent via mail. No postage costs will be billed to the winner.

The winners’ names will be published at as well as on the social media sites for the Sponsor.

Prize Conditions: All prize winners are solely responsible for all applicable federal, state and local taxes and/or any other fees/costs associated with the prize or receipt of the prize. If a potential winner cannot be contacted within five (5) days of notification, the prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner will be selected. Return of any prize notification as undeliverable will result in disqualification and an alternate winner will be selected.

The winner’s entry and acceptance of the prize offered constitutes permission (except where prohibited by law or Sponsor’s Privacy Policy) for the Sponsor to use said winner’s name, photograph, likeness, statements, biographical information, address (state and country only), in all forms of media, in perpetuity, without notice or further compensation, where permitted by law.

Terms & Conditions: By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, and waive any right to claim ambiguity in the Sweepstakes or these Official Rules. The Sponsor is the final interpreter of these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor are final in all matters relating to the Official Rules. Entrants also consent to the use of the personal data they submit to be used solely by the sponsor and marketing partners for marketing purposes, statistical analysis, or customer relations. This information will never be sold or shared with third parties and all entrants will be given the opportunity to opt-out of receiving Dance Informa magazine, Dancewear Solutions or Weissman Designs for Dance correspondence at any time. Information collected is subject to the Sponsor Privacy Policy and opt-out provisions. Winners and entrants also agree to release, discharge, indemnify and hold harmless the Sweepstakes Entities from and against any claims, damages or liability due to any injuries, damages or losses to any person (including death) or property of any kind resulting in whole or in any part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, use or misuse of prize offered, or participation in this Sweepstakes. Any person attempting to defraud or in any way tamper with the Sweepstakes mechanics and/or implementation will be prosecuted to the full extent of the law.

Winners List: To obtain a list containing the winner, please send a self-addressed, stamped business size envelope, by November 1, 2015, to: “DWS/Dance Informa Steal the Spotlight” Sweepstakes Winners List, PO Box 1677 Cumming GA 30028 USA.

Dancewear Solutions LLC, 6750 Manchester Avenue, Saint Louis, MO 63139
Weissman’s Theatrical Supplies, Inc., 6750 Manchester Avenue, Saint Louis, MO 63139
Dance News International, LLC, 4940 Green Summers Drive, Cumming, GA USA 30028