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Sarah started dancing at the age of 4 in Troy, MI. It was love at first pirouette! She trained all through her childhood and decided to make commercial dance her career.

After completing a year scholarship at the world-renowned dance studio, EDGE Performing Arts Center in Los Angeles, Sarah kicked off her dance career in a small but memorable role in the movie Austin Powers : International Man Of Mystery.


Click on the IMDB link below to get her full TV & film resume.

Sarah has travelled the world with artist Paul McCartney, toured with Britney Spears and worked on stage and film with artists such as Carrie Underwood, Justin Timberlake & Lenny Kravitz.

Sarah recently shot a film for Hallmark that is schedules to be released later in 2020 called "Loves Second Chance". She plays Lindsey Vanderjames, a fun loving diva. 

Sharing her love of dance, film and performance with her students is the ultimate for her! ​Stay updated with what Sarah’s up to on Instagram @Sarah Smith-Podollan She’d love to hear from you!


Teaching & Judging

Throughout Sarah’s career she has taught on conventions like LA Dance Magic, LADF and Showstoppers in the US. She has taught master classes all around the US and Western Canada. Sarah teaches weekly at Accentz in Vernon, B.C. where she continues to grow her passion for inspiring young dancers. 


Sarah has also adjudicated in Canada for Peacock Dance Productions and Showtime Promotions at their Evergreen Festival, Great Canadian Dance Challenge, Dream Team Dance festival, Dance Extreme Festival and Crystal Classic Grand Championships. In the US Sarah has judged for LA Dance Magic, Showstoppers, Star Power and LADF to name a few.

To inquire about booking master classes or adjudication availability click below.


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