-Highland & Stepdance Instruction-
Award winning dancer
one of Atlantic Canada’s leading ambassadors of Highland Dancing and Cape Breton Scottish step dancing.
Sabra holds her dance teaching license from the Scottish Dance Teachers’ Alliance in Scotland, and is a member of Scotdance Canada. She graduated from the University of Limerick in Ireland in 2016 with a Masters of Arts in Traditional Dance Performance with First Class Honors.
An Antigonish Co. native, she began dancing when she was 5 years old and has gone on to become a 2-time world-finalist at the World Highland Dancing Championships in Dunoon, Scotland, won several champion titles as a highland dancer, made her mark as a stellar step dancer and put herself on the map as an award-winning choreographer.
Sabra has performed and taught all over the world including Canada, United States, Scotland, Ireland, Denmark, and Australia. She continues to share her love for dance, culture and tradition with teaching. She created an instructional step dancing DVD entitled “Gaelic in the Feet”, produced a CD with her brother, “National Dances” featuring Highland Dancing Music from Nova Scotia and has her own dance documentary entitled “Steps with Sabra” which is part of a Dance Atlantic series by New Scotland Pictures.
Sabra has a number of online dance courses available and also teaches weekly dance classes at her home dance studio in Creignish, Nova Scotia. She also teaches workshops, camps, seminars, and Master classes in Highland dancing and Step dancing both nationally and internationally, as well as square dance instruction at festivals and corporate events.
Contact Sabra if you would like to book her to teach a workshop at your conference, convention, festival, or school or if you are interested in her group instruction in Creignish, Cape Breton.