|Sarah grew up in Wivenhoe
and, having trained and performed as a dancer, is now working
mainly as a dance teacher and aerobics instructor.
Sarah says: "I base my classes
on techniques I have studied including Limon, Graham and
Cunningham alongside my own choreographic ideas. I have
studied ballet, tap and jazz and have some knowledge of hip
hop, break dance and Capoeira, all of which I can incorporate
into my work if appropriate.
I also enjoy teaching more creative workshops, providing ideas
and direction whilst encouraging participants to choreograph
their own movement.
recent success in gaining a YMCA Aerobics Instructor's certificate
has provided me with further skills and ideas which I can draw on in
all areas of my teaching.
Dance has been a part of my life for as
long as I can remember. I have a wide variety of performance
experience and Iím keen to continue working as a performer in the
started her dancing career with the Colne Bank School of Dancing,
under Jenny Overton, before going on to the London Contemporary
Dance School (1995-98) where she earned a BA (Hons) in Contemporary
Dance, followed three years later with an intensive course for
professional dancers with Janice Garrett and Chris Benstead at the
Dancers Project at The Place.
She has done many other courses since as
well performed in many shows, including for New Millennium Experience
Company at The Millennium Dome.
Lots more information about Sarah McCaskey
can be found on her own web site: