Sarah North Powell

Ballet Idaho Faculty


Sarah Powell earned her BA in Dance from Chapman University, after training at the Ayako School of Ballet and performing with Peninsula Youth Ballet, both in Belmont, CA, 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 2016. This is Sarah’s 11th  year teaching at Ballet Idaho Academy (BIA). She is also the Outreach Coordinator for the BIA Learning Through Dance (LTD) program, the director of BIA Youth Ensemble performing group, the coordinator for Ballet Idaho student matinee performances at the Morrison Center, and is one of the teachers for Dance for Parkinson’s, which provides free weekly movement classes for people with Parkinson’s. Sarah and her husband Nathan also love being parents to their little boy and baby girl.