Sarah Housepian joined Battery Dance in 2018 and has performed with the company in New York, Germany, India, Mexico, Canada, and Honduras. A native of Lake Forest, California, and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Dance from California State University of Fullerton. She was awarded The Distinguished Keynote Speaker on behalf of the Performing Arts Department upon graduation. While on the West Coast, she had the opportunity to work with Fuse Modern Dance, BARE Dance Company (CA), Vision’s Dance Theater, Colin Conner, and perform works by The Limon Dance Company. After 8 years in New York City, she has worked with BARE Dance Company (NYC), Yin Yue Dance Company, Erica Essner Performance Co-Op, Indelible Dance, 10 Hairy Legs Projects, NOW Dance Project, Robert Mark Dance, Shawn Bible Dance Co, Meagan Woods, and Julia Ehrstrand. She is currently the rehearsal director of BARE Dance Company. As a freelance dance artist, she has had the opportunity to work extensively exploring dance on film and collaborating with visual artists. She has performed and taught classes domestically as well as internationally throughout Spain, Germany, France and Bulgaria. She has a passion for art, community and all things dance. She is honored to be able to travel with Battery Dance and share these passions with the world.