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Event details

  • Thursday | January 31, 2019 to Sunday | February 3, 2019
  Dear Participants,   We are excited to be back for the 2019 Youth America Grand Prix ballet competition semi-final in Chicago. We are proud to be able to present performance and training opportunities for dancers from the greater Chicago area, looking to compete in classical and contemporary dance performance, take master classes and become eligible to participate in the New York City Finals. We wish you the best of luck this season!  

  • Matthew Dibble – Repetiteur & Dancer – Twyla Tharp Dance
  • Rinat Imaev – Senior Faculty Member & Company Teacher – The Washington School of Ballet
  • Maria Konrad – Resident Choreographer – Next Generation Ballet at the Patel Conservatory
  • Jeraldine Mendoza – Company Artist – Joffrey Ballet
  • Joseph Morrissey – Director of Dance – Interlochen Center for the Arts
  • Philip Neal – Artistic Director and Dance Department Chair – Next Generation Ballet at the Patel Conservatory
  • Igal Perry – Founder, Artistic Director – Peridance
  • Jeff Rogers – Principal Faculty Teacher – Ballet West Academy
  • Gennadi Saveliev – Ballet Master – American Ballet Theatre Studio Company