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Sarah Hopkin

Dancer

Sarah Hopkin is a dance artist from Halifax, Nova Scotia. She dances for Mocean Dance, the Ottawa Dance Directive, and teaches at Halifax Dance. She has danced for Votive Dance, TAKE UP SPACE, Nostos Collectives and for choreographers Peggy Baker, Cathy Kyle Fenton, and Allison Burns. She danced as a junior company member with Toronto Dance Theatre (2015-2016), an intern with Mocean Dance (2015), and in Dance Ontario's Dance Weekend (2015). She was a demonstrator for Peggy Baker at Canada’s National Ballet School, and taught contemporary dance at The School of Dance in Ottawa for five years. Sarah collaborated with composer Pierre-Luc Clément through her work at The School of Dance, and received a research and creation grant from the City of Ottawa (2020) to further develop work with Clément.