performance of the group will be automatically stopped or terminated.Criteria for Judging Variety ShowStage Appearance25%Originality/Creativity25%Group Personality20%Audience Response10%Overall Performance20%Total100%Stage AppearanceGroup performers that receives a high rating on stage appearance presents themselves neatly, cleanly, in character, with confidence, personality and originality.Originality/CreativityThis is creating a piece of work that is distinctive or different from the other group performers. It takes creativity, ingenuity, confidence and personality.Group PersonalityIt is not just how much the performers smile, allure during the performance. It is how much the group performers put their own heart and character into the performance.Audience ResponseIt is not based solely on the final applause after the performance, which can be popularity based. Rather, it isjudged based on the ability of the group performers to draw the audience into the performance, eliciting a positive response.Overall PerformanceIt is the group performers' ability to present original material that draws a positive response from the audience with personality, originality and poise. The group performance must have an entertainment factor.