Oops! It appears that you have disabled your Javascript. In order for you to see this page as it is meant to appear, we ask that you please re-enable your Javascript!

Event details

  • Friday | February 15, 2019 to Sunday | February 17, 2019
  Dear Participants,   We are excited to be back for the 2019 Youth America Grand Prix ballet competition semi-final in San Francisco. We are proud to be able to present performance and training opportunities for dancers from the greater San Francisco 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!  

  • Kelly Boal – Former Soloist – New York City Ballet
  • Tina Leblanc – Faculty Member – San Francisco Ballet School
  • Peter Merz – Academy Director – Ballet West Academy
  • Alexei Moskalenko – Youth America Grand Prix, Assistant Artistic Director; former dancer, Bolshoi Ballet – Youth America Grand Prix
  • Wendy Perron – Editor at Large – Dance Magazine
  • Karine Plantadit – Tony Award-nominated Dancer/Actress; former dancer, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater – Broadway Musicals
  • Peter Quanz – Artistic Director – Q Dance
  • Kristian Ratevossian – Former dancer, Bolshoi Ballet, Staatsoper Vienna, Staatsoper Berlin, Deutsche Opera Berlin – International Master Teacher
  • Scott Schlexer – – Producer