Sara Yanney

Sara Yanney is a Modern/Contemporary performer, educator, and choreographer. She has performed with the Bill Evans Dance Company, Blue Tribe African Dance Company, Indy Convergence, Gran Lakou Haitian Folkloric Dance Company, New Mexico Contemporary Dance Alliance and Motus Dance Theatre. Sara has shown her work independently with the =ibrium Dance Project throughout the country and internationally in Toronto, ON Canada and Jacmel, Haiti. Sara has served on faculty at Ball State and Anderson University, was the founder of Jump Into Motion Dance Academy, and is certified in the Bill Evans Method of Teaching Laban/Bartenieff-Based Modern Dance Technique. She is currently a Dance MFA candidate at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee where she is a recipient of the Chancellors Graduate Student Award and received her BA in Dance from the University of New Mexico in 2003, graduating with departmental honors and receiving the Friends of Dance Scholarship, The Provost Award for Artistic and Academic Achievement, The Bill Evans Dance Teachers Intensive Scholarship, and the Barbara Kiker Award for Excellence in Dance.