Youth America Grand Prix (YAGP)
Denver Regionals: February 27-March 1, 2020
New York City Finals: April 10-17, 2020
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 the 2019 Youth America Grand Prix.
This is a testament to the high caliber training students receive at Colorado Ballet Academy. Thank you to all of
our dedicated teachers, students and families who contributed to this recognition!
All of Colorado Ballet Academy students received recognition for their performances in the ensembles at the 2019
regional competition. In addition to our seven top 3 placements and twelve top 12/24 placements, we received 11
invitations to participate in this year’s New York City Finals.
Learn more about YAGP: yagp.org