sara gordon

Me Credit: @josephyanaku
Me Credit: @josephyanaku

Sara was Assistant Director at Avant Garde Dance Company for 7 years. Avant Garde Dance Company is at the forefront of London’s innovative Hip hop/Contemporary Dance scene and is led by Artistic Director Tony Adigun.

With Avant Garde Dance, Sara has choreographed and performed throughout the UK and Internationally at Venues and Festivals including Sadlers Wells, Southbank Centre, The Barbican, The Place, Pavilion Dance, Breakin’ Convention, DanceXchange, Greenwich Dance, Latitude Festival, British Dance Edition, Greenwich & Docklands International Festival, Brighton Dome, East London Dance at Stratford Circus.

Sara is also an assistant of choreographer Aaron Sillis and has assisted him working with FKA Twigs, Rae Morris, Laura Mvula, Jungle, Vaults, House of Fraser and H&M and Nike.

As a Dancer Sara has also worked with Choreographers such as Freddie Opoku -Addaie (Jagged Antics), Saju Hari, Mikaela Polly (Rambert Dance Company) and Teddy Forance and has choreographed videos for Polina Goudieva and Rae Morris.

As a Movement Director and Choreographer Sara draws inspiration from many sources including Astrology, Ancient Myths, Shamanism, the Tarot and Philosophy and sees Dance as a way to embody, experience and connect emotionally. Sara has also taught Yoga for 6 years.