Youth America Grand Prix (YAGP)
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About Youth America Grand Prix
YAGP is the world’s largest global network of dance. It fulfills its mission to support and develop world-class dancers,
ages 9-19, of all economic, ethnic, and geographic backgrounds by providing scholarship auditions, performance and
education opportunities, and by serving as the global network of dance, connecting students, teachers, schools, dance
companies, dancers, and audiences.
YAGP reaches over 12,000 dance students annually by holding workshops, scholarship auditions, master classes and
audition classes in 25 U.S cities and 8 international locations. Each season culminates in the week-long New York
Finals, where more than 1,200 of the world’s most promising dancers receive in-depth mentoring and greater scholarship,
professional, and performance opportunities. The New York Finals closing night “Stars of Today Meet the Stars of Tomorrow”
Gala features the students showing the most potential alongside the stars of today’s leading dance companies.
Colorado Ballet Academy received the honor of being named Outstanding School of both the 2019 and 2020 Denver Regional Youth America Grand Prix Competition. This is a testament to the high caliber of training students receive at Colorado Ballet Academy. Thank you to all of our dedicated teachers, students and families who contributed to this recognition!
Nearly 60 CBA students competed in four ensembles, classical and contemporary solos, and a Pas de Deux in the 2020 Denver Regional YAGP Competition. CBA took home 1st place Ensemble, 2nd place Classical Senior Women, 1st place Contemporary Senior Women, 3rd place Pas de Deux and nine top honored placements!
Learn more about YAGP: yagp.org