State Street dancers move on to New York finals

Two State Street Dance Studio dancers, Chanti Max, 11, of Batavia, and Emma Sidari, 12, of St. Charles, will be representing State Street at the Youth America Grand Prix finals in New York in April.

Both dancers have moved on from two of the Youth America Grand Prix’s recent regional semi-final competitions.

The Youth America Grand Prix is one of the world’s largest international student dance competitions, awarding $250,000 in scholarships each year to prestigious dance schools within the United States and around the world, according to a news release.

Semi-final competitions take place across the country and nation with the finals taking place in New York.

State Street Dance Studio is located at 9 N. 4th St. in Geneva.