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Youth America Grand Prix Virtual Benefit

Youth America Grand Prix Virtual Benefit


Youth America Grand Prix


Virtual Benefit
417 5th Ave 5th floor
New York, NY 10016


Wednesday, March 31, 2021 - 7:00pm



Youth America Grand Prix

The Youth America Grand Prix (YAGP) 2021 Virtual Benefit on March 31 will feature the world premiere of a brand new performance by American Ballet Theatre (ABT) Soloist and  YAGP Alum Gabe Stone Shayer, performed by Shayer and YAGP alumna, ABT Principal Dancer  Skylar Brandt. Blind Juilliard piano prodigy Matthew Whitaker was commissioned to create and perform the accompanying music.

Mariinsky Ballet’s Maria Khoreva and Kimin Kim (YAGP Alum) will perform a duet from Le  Corsaire, while May Nagahisa and Victor Caixeta (both YAGP Alumni) will perform a duet from Romeo  and Juliet. There will also be  a musical performance by former dancer and  participant on So You Think You Can Dance – and now a successful singer/songwriter – Tate McRae 

The finale will include a compilation of the best performances from YAGP’s 2021 Season  participants worldwide.

Help YAGP support the future of dance!

For more information or to register: https://yagp.org/yagp-2021-virtual-gala/ 


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