Portland Youth Dance Company is a pre-professional youth dance company comprised of serious young dancers from the Greater Portland community. The Portland Youth Dance Company is composed of:
– Hip Hop Crew: Intermediate and advanced hip hop dancers aged 12-18
– Company: Intermediate and advanced dancers aged 12-18
– PYD 2: Beginner/Intermediate and Intermediate dancers aged 10-18
Open auditions for Portland Youth Dance are held each fall for the scholastic year for dancers between the ages of 10 and 18. Members of PYD are given superior technical instruction, outstanding and diverse choreography, numerous performance and travel opportunities, and direct involvement with our community programs.
Meet the 2023/2024 Portland Youth Dancers!
2023/2024 Crew from top left: Anna, Annalisa, Ben, Cadence, Esme, Lucia, Madi, Mari, Natalie, Paloma, Ruby, Charlie, Ziza, Sofi, Bela
2023/2024 Company from top left: Clara, Eliana, Ellie, Fela, Phoebe, Rose, Saphire, Virginia
2023/2024 PYD 2 from top left: Amelia, Bea, Blessing, Lillian, Melanie, Reilly, Tallulah