Young DanceMakers company


Young Dancemakers Company (YDC) is a unique, tuition-free summer dance ensemble of NYC teens dedicated to creating their own original choreography and performing it in free touring concerts city-wide, for audiences of up to 2000 young people and adults each season. Company members, selected annually by audition, are drawn from throughout the NYC public high schools.

AUDITIONS now open

26th Season

2021 Summer Dates: June 28 – August 1

plus pre-season Sundays in June

Fill out an online application and you will receive information regarding the digital audition process.


Jessica Gaynor

Artistic Director

718-329-7300 ext. 3358

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