Sharon Sandor – Owner, Artistic Director

Sharon Sandor Dance

 

Ms. Sharon Sandor began training in 1969. This included ballet, tap, jazz, lyrical, hip hop and other forms of dance. She was part of the competition team for her studio The Dance Factory. Her professional background consisted of being a member of the Pacific Ballet Theater, The Young Americans, Star Quality Dance Company, and Dance in Action. She was also Artistic Director and Choreographer of Left Coast Dance Company. Ms. Sandor performed in “42nd Street” at the Long Beach Civic Light Opera in Long Beach and had the honor of meeting Ruby Keeler. She also performed in “Welcome to the Cotton Club” at the Roxy in Hollywood and then at the Park West Theater in Chicago. This experience presented opportunities to share the stage with legends such as the Nicholas brothers, Cab Calloway, Maxine Weldon, Linda Hoppkins and Reynaldo Ray. Ms. Sandor choreographed and performed in “Letting Go” at the Community Arts Theater in Big Bear. She has appeared in many videos, commercials and television shows. Her background also includes modeling and singing. Music being one of her passions, Ms. Sandor has written, recorded and co-produced an album. She has taught dance and choreographed for Marina H.S. and Oceanview H.S. both in Huntington Beach. And was a guest choreographer for San Juan Hills H.S. in San Juan Capistrano. Recently, She choreographed “Godspell” for the Episcopal School in Rancho Santa Margarita.  Ms Sandor has choreographed for countless shows, schools, auditions and events and taught in Southern Orange County since 1982. Her love of dance and sharing her gift is forever strong.

“Sharon is not only one the most qualified and experienced dance teachers in Southern California, but also an accomplished choreographer who’s talent, expertise, energy and integrity is unparalleled in all aspects of dance.” — Susan Currie

“Ms. Sandor has shown a caring attitude towards all her students and respect to the parents.” — Rachel Ward