Who We Are
A Northern Virginia Nonprofit Children’s Arts Organization housed in the esteemed Creative Dance Center studios. The Institute of Performing Arts for Youth, IPAYouth, brings dreams alive through dance! IPAYouth enlivens, encourages and educates the youth of Northern Virginia providing and funding full-scale theatrical venue performance and expert choreographic experiences.
What We Do
IPAYouth is a non-profit organization that funds and hosts programs and performance experiences for dancers. IPAYouth keeps the energy, spirit and history of dance alive. We tirelessly promote dance as a healthy, wholesome, disciplined activity for youth. We teach more than a pas de deux - we teach self-worth.
What We Offer
We offer high quality dance experiences to our participants and audience. IPAYouth raises funds for scholarships and charitable causes through dance performances during the dance season. Performances include the Nutcracker in a Shell and the Winter Benefit.