About Sally Magruder

Dancing for more than 35 years with a true passion for ballet, Sally has professional experience as a ballet dancer, teacher, & choreographer. Her teaching style offers students of all ages, from children to adults, the opportunity to develop an ideal balance of flexibility & muscle strength to ensure that the student will have a lifetime of dancing, be that as a career or for their own personal fulfillment. Sally's dance & teaching style truly resonates the famous quote from one of our true national treasures, Martha Graham, "Dance is the Song of Your Body."


Sally is trained in the Vaganova Method & an ABT® Certified Teacher. She successfully completed the ABT® Teacher Training Intensive in Pre-Primary thru Level 3 of the ABT® National Training Curriculum; and the Progressing Ballet Technique Junior, Senior, & Advanced levels conducted by Marie Walton-Mahon.  Sally is currently on staff at Elite Dance Academy in Orange California.


Always keen on all aspects of the creative process Sally, a one-time florist, is also the owner of 32 Fouettes Dance Skirts & has collaborated on & created costumes & headpieces for numerous dance competitions, recitals, & individual dancer's performances.