Sarah Housepian joined Battery Dance in 2018. She is originally from Southern 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 nearly a decade 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, Gabrielle Lamb, Spark Movement Collective, and Julia Ehrstrand. As a freelance dance artist, she has had the opportunity to work extensively exploring dance on film and collaborating with many visual artists. She starred in an award winning 40 minute dance film entitled, “Odyssey,” a film by Robin Cantrell. She has toured and taught domestically as well as internationally in Bulgaria, Spain, Mexico, Canada, India, Germany, Honduras, and France. She has a passion for art, food, community and all things dance. She is honored to be apart of Battery Dance family.