Youth America Grand Prix Celebrates Annual Gala at New York’s Lincoln Center
Youth America Grand Prix
PLACE | David H. Koch Theater | New York, NY | USA
APRIL | 2018
The Young America Grand Prix celebrated its annual gala dinner on the the promenade of the David H. Koch Theater in New York City’s Lincoln Center. As is their tradition the evening included a remarkable program of both young YAGP dancers and professionals from companies including ABT, Dutch National Ballet, Joffrey Ballet, NYC Ballet, Norwegian National Ballet, and the Mariinsky. An unusual paring of ABT’s Isabella Boylston and Kimin Kim of the Mariinsky bought the house down. Ashley Olsen, Mary-Kate Olsen, Marcella Guarino Hymowitz, Colby Mugrabi, Candice Miller, Lesley Thompson Vecsler chaired the dinner that followed. 500 guests sat at long tables with centerpieces of Capezio pointe shoes. Dancing continued till nearly midnight.