Sarah Starkweather is a contemporary dancer and ACE Certified Group Fitness Instructor based out of New York City. Since 2009, Sarah has performed over 100 times with professional companies from Texas, Missouri, and New York. Sarah has worked with choreographers such as Jennifer Archibald, Derek Mitchell, Marial Limon, Jennifer Medina, Ashley L. Tate, and Ashley McQueen. Sarah has presented her own work at festivals and venues in San Antonio, TX, and St. Louis, MO, as well as at The Center for Performance Research in Brooklyn, NY. Sarah holds a BA in Psychology from The University of Texas at San Antonio during which time she also began her classical training with Catalina Garza, Ernesto Quenedit and Esther Mayer of The Cuban National and Royal Ballet, respectively. Sarah is a founding member of the San Antonio Dance Fringe, and continues to teach technical, choreographic, and leadership workshops across Texas and the United States through MA Dance. Sarah is a Teaching Artist for Notes in Motion Outreach Dance Theatre. This is Sarah's 5th Season with Amanda Selwyn Dance Theatre.