The LA Times recently ran a fresh and revealing story about the Youth America Grand Prix competition in New York, the largest dance competition in the country. In addition to some background and interviews, the story features “First Position,” a film that chronicles much of YAGP, illustrating the ups, downs and inside-outs of fierce ballet competition.

If you’d like to read more about the event or find out about the movie that documents it, check out the full article here.