Sara Hoenes is a native of Portland, OR. She received her early training at the School of Oregon Ballet Theatre and was offered a company contract at age 17. After a year in the company, Sara went on to study on full-scholarship at The University of Arizona, where she graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Dance. Summer study includes The San Francisco Conservatory of Dance, San Francisco Ballet, Boston Ballet, American Ballet Theater, LINES Ballet and Complexions Contemporary Ballet. Sara just finished her first season as a Radio City Rockette, and has performed with Alonzo King’s LINES Ballet, James Sewell Ballet, The Foundry and The Steps Repertory Ensemble. Sara has performed in regional productions of The Producers, the International Tour of Zorro: The Musical, and The TV Land Awards Show with Liza Minelli. She has performed works by Sean Curran, Nathan Trice, Warren Adams, Louis Falco, Alonzo King, Jiri Killian, Alex Ketley, Dwight Rhoden, Bill Young, Andrea Miller, Cherice Barton, Benoit Swan Pouffer, Lorin Latarro and Donald Byrd. Sara is thrilled to be working with Lindsay Nelko for her New York debut of Awakening.