Sara Wood

Sara Wood Denise Lester Dance Academy Pickering Faculty

Over the years Sara has also had professional experience dancing for charity galas and benefits; such as Sick Kids I Believe Foundation, Juvenile Diabetes, and the Children’s Aid Society. She has also danced for events, such as Dancing on the Walk at Universal Studios Orlando, International Tap Day, Mini Miss Canada Pageants, and The Weekenders Fashion shows. In the summer of 2006 Sara was hired by Paramount Canada’s Wonderland as a dancer in their Nickelodeon Celebration Parade. Since then she has continued to be hired back to Canada’s Wonderland as a dancer in the following featured stage shows; Dance to the Music, Dead Awakening, Signed Sealed Delivered, Fangs, Psycho Circus, Start Me Up and Beyond the Grave. Sara had the honour of being selected to take part in the Finals Week for So You Think You Can Dance Canada Season 4.

Sara is currently part of the faculty at the Denise Lester Dance Academy. Sara has also taught for City of Pickering, the elementary and high school systems and for various summer camps and workshops. Currently, Sara is at York University working towards her BFA in Performance Dance and her BEd in Sr. Education.

Sara welcomes dancers to the amazing Denise Lester Dance family and hopes to inspire her students to continue to grown and express themselves through dance as well as discover their true passion whatever it may be!