Youth America Grand Prix (YAGP), the world’s largest ballet scholarship competitors, will host its 2022 Season Finals and Profit Gala in Tampa, FL, from April 11-19.
Following stay auditions in 29 U.S. cities and 9 worldwide areas, essentially the most promising 1,700 dancers (ages 9 to 19) will fly to Tampa, FL, to compete in Finals Week (April 11– 18) and the Ultimate Spherical (April 15 at 8pm and April 18 at 8pm) for an opportunity to win $500,000 in scholarships to main dance establishments world wide. Leaders of those establishments can be on-site, in addition to ballet firm administrators to recruit dancers and supply job contracts. YAGP is the place the following technology of ballet stars are scouted!
April 19 at 7pm, prime expertise from the competitors will share the stage with the world’s most well-known beloved dancers from American Ballet Theatre, Royal Ballet, New York Metropolis Ballet and Boston Ballet on the annual Stars of As we speak Meet the Stars of Tomorrow YAGP Gala. The night is devoted to YAGP’s Ukraine Aid Effort; by means of its worldwide community of dance faculties and corporations, YAGP has positioned greater than 100 Ukrainian ballet college students on scholarship at dance establishments world wide for secure haven. “For these younger dancers displaced by conflict, dance is their life. By saving their potential to pursue their artwork, YAGP can also be saving their lives,” says Founder and Inventive Director of YAGP Larissa Saveliev. “This demonstrates the ability of the humanities to actually save lives.”
YAGP presents Stars of As we speak Meet the Stars of Tomorrow Gala at Morsani Corridor contained in the David A. Straz, Jr. Middle for the Performing Arts. Headliners embrace Ukrainian ballet star and YAGP alum Vsevolod Maievskyi (previously with the Mariinsky Ballet), La Scala Ballet’s latest principal dancer Jacopo Tissi and principal dancer of The Royal Ballet, YAGP alumna Mayara Magri.
Tickets for the stay Gala performances are $75, $100 and $150, and can be accessible on the Straz Middle Field Workplace.
Program contains: Chloe Misseldine (American Ballet Theatre), Kotomi Yamada (American Ballet Theatre), Elisabeth Beyer (ABT Studio Firm), Yuma Matsuura (ABT Studio Firm), Jake Roxander (ABT Studio Firm),Gustavo Carvalho (Ballett am Rhein), Derek Dunn (Boston Ballet), Chisako Oga (Boston Ballet), Vsevelod Maievskyi (worldwide visitor artist, previously with Mariinsky Ballet), Daniel Ulbricht(New York Metropolis Ballet), Kathryn Morgan (principal visitor artist), Seth Orza (principal visitor artist), Jacopo Tissi (La Scala Ballet) and Mayara Magri (The Royal Ballet).
From April 11-14, over 1,700 of the world’s most promising younger dancers, who've been hand-selected, will audition on the state-of-the-art David A. Straz, Jr. Middle for the Performing Arts. On April 15 (8pm) and April 18 (8pm) is the Ultimate Spherical, the place they'll dance for as much as $500,000 in scholarships to the world’s main dance organizations. Administrators of among the world’s most esteemed dance establishments will arrive from all around the world to pick out scholarship candidates. Others who should not in a position to journey to the U.S. at the moment will observe the Finals and choose scholarship candidates through YAGP’s on-line streaming providers.
YAGP was the one main dance competitors that continued giving dancers an opportunity to bounce stay on stage all through the pandemic. This season, greater than 10,000 dancers had been seen, taught and professionally evaluated by the world’s main dance professionals at every venue. Strict well being and security measures had been carried out in every metropolis to make this a actuality. For these dancers who weren't fairly prepared to participate in stay audition occasions, Digital Semi-finals had been carried out for dancers in North America, Canada, and the Asia Pacific area.
For extra details about Youth America Grand Prix, go to yagp.org.