Sarah Ferguson - Richmond Ballet
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Sarah Ferguson

Education & Community Programs Director and Company Photographer

Hometown: Urbanna, VA // Joined: 2005

Sarah Ferguson joined Richmond Ballet in 2005 after graduating from Virginia Commonwealth University with a BFA in Dance and Choreography. Sarah has held various roles in the organization, as an arts administrator for Minds In Motion and the School of Richmond Ballet, as an Executive Assistant, Tour Coordinator, and most recently in Human Resources and Operations. She was honored to be featured in the DANCE Magazine supplement "Beyond Performance 2008" for her work as a performer with Starr Foster Dance Project, as an arts administrator, and as a dance photographer. In 2015 as the Tour Coordinator, Sarah helped orchestrate the largest tour in Richmond Ballet’s history to four cities in China. She has also served as the company photographer since 2010, with her work appearing in many national and international publications, and her photography was recently featured in Ma Cong’s world premiere ballet Chiaroscuro for Richmond Ballet in 2019. Sarah has choreographed for the Minds In Motion Ambassador program, and most recently for the professional company in the February 2021 Studio Series. Sarah is currently the Education & Community Programs Director and Company Photographer for Richmond Ballet.

Minds In Motion TEAM

The Minds In Motion Team at Richmond Ballet is made up of professional teaching artists and musicians who bring their love, passion and experience of dance to each of their students. They embody the organization’s belief that dance has the unique power to uplift our lives and bring communities together.

Katherine Smothers headshot, Associate School Director, Community Engagement.
Katherine Smothers
MINDS IN MOTION ARTISTIC ASSOCIATE AND TEACHING ARTIST
Portrait of Jordan Glunt, Minds In Motion Director.
Jordan Glunt
MINDS IN MOTION DIRECTOR
Portrait Blanton Bradley, MInds In Motion Music Supervisor.
Blanton Bradley
Minds In Motion Accompanist
Keeley Hernandez
Minds In Motion Administrative Assistant & Teaching Apprentice
Elle Gaubatz
TEACHING ARTIST
DeShon Rollins
Minds In Motion Teaching Artist
Portrait of Amy Hruska
Amy Hruska
MINDS IN MOTION ACCOMPANIST
Portrait of Joe Lubman
Joe Lubman
MINDS IN MOTION ACCOMPANIST
Joy Price\
Joy W. Price
MINDS IN MOTION ACCOMPANIST
Portrait of Rachel Shimkus
Rachel Shimkus
MINDS IN MOTION ACCOMPANIST
Portrait of Alexandra Zaslav
Alexandra Zaslav
ISRAEL RESIDENCY COORDINATOR & TEACHING ARTIST