Sabrina’s love for dance began at the age of 4 in Winnipeg, Mb. At age 7, Sabrina expanded her repertoire and began her training with Katherine Lind-Thorlakson. It was at the age of 10 that Sabrina enrolled in a traveling performing group under the direction of Katherine, where she knew that dance would be part of her life forever.
In 1992, Studio One opened its doors which lead Sabrina to be part
of an amazing family that she loves. At Studio One Sabrina expanded her repertoire
by introducing ballet and pointe along with tap, jazz and Musical Theatre
and more hours of class per week. Sabrina continued to perform at local Winnipeg
events with Studio One. As a teenager, Sabrina danced competitively in solos,
duos, trios, small and large groups being awarded medals including Gold
Honors. Sabrina attended many workshops, studying under world-renowned performers
and choreographers at Triple Threat, LA Danceforce, The School of Contemporary
Dancers and The Royal Winnipeg Ballet. Sabrina studied the Cecchetti and
Royal Academy of Dance ballet methods.
Sabrina attended high school at Westwood Collegiate’s Elliot School of Dance. She expanded her dance repertoire to include Modern dance and choreography. Sabrina choreographed solos, duos and large group numbers that were performed by students at competitions and performances. She also choreographed Westwood’s 1999 fashion show. Sabrina was a principal dancer in all musicals performed at Westwood Collegiate such as Fiddler on the Roof, Hair, and Oklahoma.
Sabrina graduated from Westwood Collegiate with a double dance major in ballet and modern and a dance diploma. Sabrina was the 1999 recipient of the Coca-Cola performing arts dance scholarship.
In 1999 Sabrina was a dance captain for the opening and closing ceremonies of the 1999 Pan Am games. She was also selected to perform on stage during the featured performance of “Go for Gold” during the opening ceremonies. In 2000, Sabrina was part of the Winnipeg Goldeye’s dance team. In 2002, Sabrina danced in the “Home crew” music video “The High Life” aired on Much Music.
In recent years, Sabrina has enjoyed performing at local shows with her fellow Studio One dancers, attending dance class and celebrating life’s special moments and occasions with her Studio One family.
Sabrina is enrolled in the Faculty of Education at University of Winnipeg.