- Miss Gay USofA Classic contestants must be biological males at least 40 years of age and able to show proof of age. If you do not have a state issued ID you will not be allowed to enter.
Judging for preliminary nights will be on a total point’s accumulated system. Final night will be scored using the standard USofA comparative scoring system. Any ties will be broken by the contestant with the highest talent score.
Contestants will be judged in the following categories:
· Personal Interview
· Evening Gown
Talent presentation will be limited to seven (7) minutes. Prop setup and knock down time will be limited to five (5) minutes total. Talent presentation will be timed at rehearsals. Presentations over seven (7) minutes will have administrative points deducted.
Any type of talent presentation is acceptable, except those which may cause injury to the audience or any other person. No glitter, fire, or water may be used in any talent presentation, No live animals or reptiles may be used in a talent presentation. Music must be turned in on CD. You should have your talent number recorded as Track 1 of your CD and your crown number on Track 2 of the same CD. Do not place any other music on this CD. You may not use commercial CD’s that have multiple tracks.
The use of, or dispensing of illegal drugs or marijuana will not be tolerated while a contestant is participating in the Miss Gay USofA Classic Pageants. Immediate disqualification will result for those that break this rule.
Any contestant that is not in the appointed place at the appointed time will lose administrative points.
Any contestant, contestant’s dancer(s), helper(s), etc. who is caught in the act of stealing or tampering with another person’s possessions will be immediately disqualified and removed from the location of the pageant.
- The Official Miss Gay USofA Classic Pageants does not discriminate against entertainers with silicone and/or hormones. The use of silicone and/or hormones will not be considered by any judge in the scoring of contestants. Nudity and pasties will not be allowed by anyone (contestant, dancer, former titleholder, special entertainment, etc.) in any portion of any preliminary.
- USofA Pageants LLC reserves the right to make any decision concerning any matter not covered by these rules and regulations.
Miss Gay USofA Classic will be required to sign a contract with USofA Pageants LLC before any prize money is paid. Failure to sign the contract will mean forfeiture of the title.
Any contestant in the top 5 not staying on stage for the entire crowning and picture taking will forfeit their placement and prize money.
Within 7 days of winning the contest, Miss Gay USofA Classic must have and maintain an e-mail address and cell phone for the entire length of their reign.
Any contestant, who has qualified to attend any USofA Pageants LLC National Pageant and fails to attend, may not compete in any USofA Pageants LLC preliminary until they have paid back all prizes, a $250 fine to the National Promoter and waited at least one year.