Sarah Smith grew up in West Palm Beach, Florida and received her formal training at The Academy of Ballet Florida under the direction of Marie Hail. She attended BAK Middle School of the Arts as well as Dreyfoos School of the Arts, majoring in dance. During the summers, she spent her time training at Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet, Austin Ballet, and Hartford Ballet. After graduating from DSOA, Sarah went on to study dance at Florida State University. There she trained with Anjali Austin, Linda Davis, Rick McCullough, Patricia Phillips, and Anthony Morgan. After graduating with a degree in Family & Child Sciences, she moved to Indiana with her husband Jake and lived there for 7 years before moving to Brunswick, GA in 2014. Sarah is so happy to be a part of Golden Isles Ballet Company and looking forward to a great year.
Sarah Smith instructs the following:
Ballet Black( Ages 11-14)
Perfect for the teen dancer who is focused and ready to take class several days per week. In addition to Ballet Class, Pre Pointe Conditioning, Pointe and Modern classes are available. Dress Code: Teens solid black leotard, pink tights, pink ballet shoes, hair in a bun.
Intermediate pointe work for students taking Ballet 3 times or more per week. Must have instructor approval.
This multi-level ballet class is designed for the beginning dancer as well as the more experienced and elderly. The class will be tailored to individuals in the room. There is no dress code for Adults. Open to ages 8-Adult
Ballet Blue (Ages 5-7)
Learn the elements and fundamentals of traditional ballet class infused with creative dance. Appropriate for beginning level students Ages 5-7. Dress Code: Light Blue Leotard, Pink Tights, Pink Shoes, Hair in a Bun.