Tirana Youth Ballet was founded in 2016 by the Artistic Director Andrea Kokeri. The ballet is an opportunity for Albania students to perform worldwide bringing their Balkan music and dance tradition. The company performs regularly in Tirana and has performed internationally in various festivals in Italy, Turkey, France and Spain.
The company is composed by 16 dancers of the Albania International Dance Accademy directed by Mimoza Bekteshi but the ensemble can reach up to 24 dancers. On the summer 2018th the company is invited to perform in Italy during the Alto Jonio Dance Award to be Awarded as emerging company 2018th.