Dance Teacher Faculty Bio | Sarah Juliet Shaw | Steps on Broadway
Faculty - Steps on Broadway
Sarah Juliet Shaw
Sarah Juliet Shaw (she/her) is a New York City-based performer, teacher, and choreographer. As a performer, she most recently worked on seasons 4 and 5 of Amazon's The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel (chor. Marguerite Derricks). Other credits include regional productions of The Wedding Singer (Holly), Chicago (u/s Velma Kelly), Flashdance, Saturday Night Fever, Jesus Christ Superstar, The Little Mermaid, Elf: The Musical, Carousel, and Kiss Me, Kate.

As a choreographer, Sarah most recently presented work in the New York Theatre Barn Choreography Lab. She also served as the assistant choreographer to Rachel Leigh Dolan on her piece with Dance Lab New York and to Richard J. Hinds on his piece with the BDC AIM Company. Throughout the course of her training, Sarah has had the privilege of assisting many well-known dance educators and choreographers such as Marguerite Derricks, Lizz Picini, Richard J. Hinds, Marjorie Failoni, and Rachel Leigh Dolan. These opportunities, combined with her experience as a consistently working and actively auditioning performer herself, give her a well-rounded perspective and valuable insight as a teacher. Sarah is passionate about helping her students develop the knowledge and confidence it takes to successfully navigate this industry. Her hope is to create a positive, professional, and safe environment for her students to work towards their goals.