Sarah Rutherford (Teacher, Event Coordinator)

WAPS Sarah Rutherford at KickstART Festival 2014About Sarah Rutherford

A creative and passionate dancer, Sarah Rutherford divides her time between teaching a range of dance styles to both children and adults, performing with Perth’s premier cabaret and dance troupe Lady Velvet Cabaret, and recently completing a Bachelor of Criminology and a Bachelor of Psychology at Murdoch University. Sarah’s performance career began with a number of Perth-based dance organisations, participating in performances at events like the National Rock Eisteddfod Challenge, Channel 7 Christmas Pageant, various dance competitions, a number of musicals, award-winning Perth Fringe Festival shows, and even state championships in artistic figure skating.

Sarah has completed examinations and courses with STEPS Youth Dance Company, the West Australian Ballet, Cecchetti, BMAAD (Borovansky) and Acrobatic Arts, and teaches students of a broad range of ages and abilities.

Sarah coordinates the performance Troupes at The WA Performance School, including membership, participation in competitions, and even performances at community and private events.

Sarah prides herself on her innovative and exciting choreography, instilling her own love of dance and performance in each one of her students, no matter what their age or experience!