Polaroid - G8
Tomyia Young, also known as “Polaroid," was born and raised in Bridgeport, CT but spent most of her life in Stratford, CT. She began her dance journey on the school dance team at Bullard-Havens Technical High School where she performed for the school’s basketball team. Young then attended Southern Connecticut State University and joined the Symphonic Pulse Dance Company. During her time on the team, she performed at multiple on and off campus events and became Vice President of the organization after her first year. She was one of three choreographers for the team and solely created their hip hop content. After college, she teamed up with artist, Anna Danae, and began touring with her as a back-up dancer and choreographer. Young auditioned for Double Up Dance Company and became a company member of Team Leggoo where she continues to train in various genres. As Young continues her dance journey, she’s aspiring to work in real estate and start her own business.