Sara McCandless
Principal Dance & Aerobics Instructor


SaraMcCandlessSara McCandless is a veteran student of SheLor School of Dance, and has been a Principal Dance Instructor for 5 years.  She began lessons at SheLor at the age of four and has been dancing for over 19 years.  Throughout her years at the studio, Sara has had extensive study of the ballet syllabus Royal Academy of Dance (RAD) where she was certified in many levels.  She also was an award winning group dance and solo dance competitor receiving high honors.  Sara is a certified Zumba instructor.


Sara is a recent graduate of La Roche College in Pittsburgh where she received a Bachelors of Science degree in Interior Design and a Minor in Dance Performance.  At La Roche, Sara performed many classical works under artistic director Gerard W. Hold, including "Giselle", "Swan Lake Act II", "Sleeping Beauty", "Paquita" and "Cinderella".  Sara also has danced many original pieces, both contemporary and classical, choreographed by Lana Novodran, Miriam Scigliano and Gina Marie Desko.  Sara also performed in La Roche's annual spring showcases at the Byham Theater in downtown Pittsburgh.  SheLor welcomes Sara to the dance staff.



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