A training ground for aspiring dancers
The Cambridge Youth Dance Program and CYDP Dance Company, cited by the
United States Senate in Washington, DC for providing a high quality arts education,
is an intensive pre-professional training and performance company.
The versatility of the dancers captivates audiences with an impressive range of styles
in the art of ballet, modern dance, character, Broadway, tap, jazz, and drama.
Under the artistic direction of founder, Deborah Mason, CYDP has flourished into a performing arts
program with a rigorous schedule and an extensive community outreach program.
While fostering an appreciation for the performing arts, CYDP also encourages dancers
to pursue their interests as choreographers, administrators, and other dance-related occupations.
CYDP Dance Company is a pre-professional youth dance and performance company encompassing
dynamic current students and alumni.
CYDP Dance Company is for dancers who are dedicated to the art of dance and the training provided at this institution. The school makes a significant investment in each of the dancers, providing subsidized tuition, intensive training, opportunities to perform as well as providing outside professional connections in the entertainment industry. Choreographers who work with our CYDP Dance Company include our director, faculty, and guest artists who are renowned professionals from the dance world.