Youth America Grand Prix (YAGP) is the world’s largest global network of dance. It fulfills its mission of dance education through scholarship auditions, master classes, alumni services, educational and outreach activities, performances, and films.

YAGP reaches over 10,000 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.

Top 12 in Pre-Competitive Classical Category!

What a wonderful weekend at the 2018 YAGP Semi-Finals in Worcester. I am so proud of all three of my students that participated: Emma Christensen, Lila Jacobs and Liana Langevin. You worked so hard for so many months and you were beautiful!


I am so THRILLED to announce that Emma Christensen, age 11, was TOP 12 in the Pre-Competitive Classical category! CONGRATULATIONS!! We are all so proud of you!


Thank you to all the STUDENTS (and parents) for your dedication and passion for their training at SSBT. It is a team effort!




Marthavan McKeon

Artistic Director

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