Sarah North Powell

Ballet, Creative Movement and Ensemble Director

Biography

Sarah Powell earned her BA in Dance from Chapman University, after receiving a high level of instruction from Ayako School of Ballet and performing with
Peninsula Youth Ballet for five years, . Her professional performing experience includes Anaheim Ballet, Disneyland Resort, the Glory of Christmas at the Crystal Cathedral, Norwegian Cruise Lines, and the Boise Dance Co-op (where she got to dance with her now husband). She was thrilled to be part of Ballet Idaho’s The Sleeping Beauty production in April 2016. This is Sarah’s sixth year teaching at Ballet Idaho Academy, where she enjoys teaching creative movement, pre-ballet, youth ballet, ballet, tap, and ballet themed summer camps. Sarah also rehearses Ballet Idaho Academy children for The Nutcracker, and is involved in Ballet
Idaho’s Learning Through Dance outreach program, where she teaches dance to third graders in their schools. This year she will be directing the Youth Ensemble.