Sarah Steele is in her fourth season with The Washington Ballet. Born in New York, New York, Steele trained at Nunnbetter Dance Theater in Bergenfield, NJ and with Valentina Kozlova in New York City. She is the recipient of a gold medal from Tanzolymp IBC, a silver medal from Boston IBC, and has participated in gala performances at Varna IBC and the International Baltic Ballet Festival in Riga. Steele previously danced with Tulsa Ballet II, and is currently studying remotely at Harvard University. With TWB, Steele has originated the roles of The Astronaut in Ethan Stiefel’s Frontier, and the Leader in Gemma Bond’s Myriad. She has danced corps de ballet roles in Septime Webre’s The Nutcracker, Julie Kent’s staging of Giselle, Ashton’s Midsummer Night’s Dream, Fokine’s Les Sylphides, Cranko’s Romeo and Juliet, Justin Peck’s In Creases, and George Balanchine’s Serenade, Allegro Brillante, and Theme and Variations.
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