Threads Dance Project NexGen Youth Dance Project - March 7 to May 27

Threads invites students ages 12-16 to apply for our 12-week pre-professional dance training program, NexGen> Youth Dance Project (YDP).

NexGen> YDP uses a holistic approach to training future dance artists. The program enables youth to enhance technical skills, explore creativity and manage stress and trauma in a safe, supportive environment. Students will receive 6 hours per week of high – level training and education from professionals in dance and health care professionals in the areas of ballet technique, modern dance technique, dance – movement therapy, and nutrition.

Program Schedule: Tuesdays, 4:30-8:00pm and Thursdays, 4:30-7:00pm
Begins March 7. Ends with a student performance the week of May 23.

Program Cost: $450, with need-based scholarships available.

Who Should Apply? The program is seeking 20 students ages 12–16.

How to Apply: Complete the application. Students will be asked for demographic information and to submit a link to a 2-3 minute movement reel that may include studio and/or performance footage. Video link is required at time of submission.

Applications will be accepted January 23 – February 17. Students will receive notification of acceptance into the program by February 20, 2023.

Location Info

Threads Dance Nexus
2213 Snelling Ave.
Ste. 100
Minneapolis, MN 55404

Contact Info

Karen Charles