Sarah Jung received her ballet training from the International Ballet of Greenville, SC under Vlada Kysselova and Victoria Yanchuck. She then continued her training with South Carolina’s School for the Arts & Humanities under Irina Ushakova and Miriam Mesa Pelly. Sarah is a former professional dancer with Georgia Dance Theatre and Artist-in-Residence with the International Ballet of Greenville, SC. She danced the principal roles in La Bayadère as Nikyia and Gamzatti, Swan Lake as Odile and Odette, and The Nutcracker Ballet as Sugar Plum, Snow Queen, and Dewdrop. She has danced additional lead roles in Carmen, Paquita, Pas de Quatre, The Pharoah’s Daughter, Don Quixote, Le Corsaire, Swan Lake, and Coppelia. She is an award winner of the Youth America Grand Prix from 2013-2016 and received an Honorable Mention award through the YoungArts program.
Sarah Joined BTM in 2018 as an Apprentice and was promoted to Demi-Soloist in 2019. She is very excited to return for her fifth season with the company.