Sarah Braverman grew up in Los Angeles, California. She trained extensively in the Royal Academy of Dance, under the direction of Bernadette Hill and JoAnna Jarvis, completing all exams through Advanced II with distinction. Sarah moved to NYC in 2004 to attend Marymount Manhattan College, under the direction of Katie Langan, graduating cum laude with a BFA in Dance with a concentration in ballet and an Arts Administration minor in 2008.
During her time at Marymount Manhattan College, Sarah had the privilege of performing works by Robert Battle, Stephen Petronio, David Parsons, David Marquez, Graham Lustig and João Carvalho. Sarah joined NYC based modern dance company Parsons Dance from 2008 - 2018 where she enjoyed ten seasons of extensive national and international touring, performing and teaching master classes and intensives all over the world. During her tenure at Parsons, she had the honor of creating and performing works by Robert Battle, Trey McIntyre, Kate Skarpetowska, Monica Bill Barnes, Natalie Lomonte, Ephrat Asherie and Omar Roman de Jesus.
She joined the cast of NYC’s off Broadway production Queen of the Night as a guest artist, dancing the principle role from 2015 - 2016 and has been featured in Dance Magazine, Dance Spirit and the New York Times. She is a certified Pilates and Barre instructor and loves incorporating these skills into training young dancers. Sarah is so happy to be a part of the Dance For Kids team!