Bravo Dance Academy Performance

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The Y Dance Academy will perform their Bravo performance at the Mahaffey theater on June 17 at 11:00am and 2:00pm. The 11:00am show will feature our Young Dancer program for ages 6 and under dancers. We value our young dancers and create a simple start to performing on stage with their very own performance!
Our 2:00 pm performance theme this year is "Dancing Through the Decades. " Each decade will feature songs from the era and feature ballet, pointe, tap, jazz, contemporary, and hip hop. Over 250 dancers will be part of this special performance!

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Bardmoor YMCA
8495 Bryan Dairy Rd., Largo, FL 33773

Jim & Heather Gills YMCA
3200 1st Ave S., St. Petersburg, FL 33712

Speer YMCA Preschool Academy
2100 26th Ave S., St. Petersburg, FL 33712


About Y Dance Academy

Launched in 2007, YDA is a national American Ballet Theater® certified school that comprises 65 classes per week including diverse dance styles from ballet, hip-hop, and jazz, encouraging students to pursue various genres. Under the direction of Kelly Homman, this nationally award-winning dance program is dedicated to developing talent at both a recreational and competitive level. The Y implements a specially designed curriculum that enables students to develop advanced dance techniques as they progress through each class level.

 In fall of 2016, the Y further expanded the YDA through the Tiny Dancer program offered at the Speer YMCA and Bardmoor YMCA Preschool academies, enabling the Y to engage 60 children ages 2-5 from the south St. Petersburg and Bardmoor communities. Annually, YDA serves more than 300 students through the Jim & Heather Gills YMCA and Bardmoor and Speer YMCA Preschool academies – 45% of which receive scholarship assistance from the Y to participate in the academy.

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