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Sarah Diniz

Sarah Diniz

Maracay, Venezuela
Joined Ballet Arizona: 2020
Training: The School of Ballet Arizona, Orlando Ballet School, Ballet Etudes, The Joffrey Ballet Academy, Pacific Northwest Ballet School, The Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis School
 

Sarah Diniz was born in Maracay, Venezuela and grew up in Long Valley, New Jersey. She started dancing at a young age but only seriously started training at the age of 11, following her family’s move to Arizona. Sarah was accepted at the Orlando Ballet School’s Academy program at the age of 15 and moved away from home for the year to train full time before joining the School of ballet Arizona in 2017.  Sarah has also attended summer programs and short term stays at Houston Ballet Academy, American Ballet Theatre’s Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis School, Pacific Northwest Ballet, and the Joffrey Ballet in Chicago.

Sarah joined Ballet Arizona’s Studio Company in 2018 and the company in 2020. She has performed a number of roles with the studio company and company including George Balanchine’s Symphony in Three, Don Quixote, Swan Lake, and Ib Andersen’s Firebird, The Nutcracker, Napoli, and A Midsummer’s Night Dream.