Faculty Member of New York Dance Project
A native of northern Michigan, Sarah studied classical piano and dance growing up before leaving home at the age of 13 to attend Canada’s National Ballet School. Upon graduating in 2006 she guested with Dutch National Ballet and then joined The National Ballet of Canada’s YOUdance apprentice program, the precursor to dancing as a member of NBOC through 2015. Proceeding her tenure with NBOC she spent a year based in NYC doing freelance and commercial work, which led to spending a season with BalletMet. Sarah has since pursued a freelance performance career alongside directing the ballet program for Company Dance Traverse under the directorship of Betsy Carr & Sue Buck. Sarah has enjoyed an array of engaging work as a Pivot Dancer Expert since the founding of the company. Sarah lives in NYC and has recently become a permanent faculty member of New York Dance Project as one of the rehearsal directors and continues to conduct private lessons, facilitates guided meditation, choreograph, and freelance perform.