Sarah K. Richards (Lund)
1167 East Bueno Ave. Salt Lake City UT. 84102
801-386-2680, gollybeanhead@gmail.com

EDUCATION December 2011
• BFA Music and Music Education University of Utah 2012
• Ongoing study in the Vaganova method with Vladimir Tcal, Misha Tchoupakov, Jay and Victoria Kim, Terry Davis, and Nikolai Moroz
• Ballet pedagogy with Peter Merz, Jeff Rogers, Shari Lane, Heather Thackeray, and Heather Fryxell
• Vivat! Ballet Workshop with Oleg Venogradov 2018

PREVIOUS TEACHING
• SLC Ballet- Preballet ages 3 to 5
• SLC Ballet level One and Two, Ages 8 to 10
• SLC Ballet Nutcracker, choreography for baby Mice, Battle Scene, rehearsal assistant
• SLC Ballet Don Quixote, choreographer and rehearsal teacher for levels Preballet through level 2
• Luv2Dance ballet instructor/choreographer, ages 5 to 18
• Ballet West Academy Lower School ages 9 to 11 ballet technique and Repertoire
• Public, charter, and private school music teacher 2012-2017
• Private ballet coaching ages 8 to 11 and adult beginner

PERFORMING EXPERIENCE
• USIB Summer Company Member 2019
• SLC Ballet Spring Gala 2012-2019
• SLC Ballet Russian Workshop participant 2017, 2019
• Municipal Ballet Co. Night Spring 2018
• Dancer for the musical Nephi and the Sword of Laban
• Utah Opera’s La Traviata and Turnadot
• Mormon tabernacle Christmas Concert Dancer 2016-2017
• SLCB Nutcracker 2012-2018
• Mountain West Ballet Nutcracker 2012-2017
• Mountain West Ballet Spring Show, soloist and demi soloist roles 2013-2016

CHOREOGRAPHY
• Murray City Orchestra Christmas Concert choreographer and dance captain
• Luv2Dance Beginning and intermediate ballet end of year showing

Other Skills
• Piano and drum set, including ballet class and modern dance accompanying, and all standard band and orchestra instruments
• Video and sound/music editing
• Drawing and poster/flyer design