Sandra Plazinic | Guest Teacher | January 14th - March 1st, 2016
Open Class Offerings - Pop Barre - Master Classes - Privates | Call 208-806-1441 for dates and times [More information below]
Sandra has had a distinguishing career, having performed and taught in cities such as Chicago, Los Angeles, New York, Monte Carlo, Sydney, Tokyo, and Vienna. She is a card carrying member of the Screen Actors Guild, and currently resides in sunny Los Angeles, California.
Classically trained dancer from the Vienna State Opera Ballet School, Sandra is a world-class performer and choreographer, whose professional repertoire includes choreography for film,television,and stage, as well as extensive experience as a performer with the Vienna State Opera, the Bolshoi Ballet, and the Monte Carlo Ballet de Dance Classique.
In the past, Sandra has worked with luminaries in the dance world such as Rudolf Nereyev, Ismael Ivo, Marguerite Derricks and Jamie King, further strengthening her professional repertoire which traverses the full-spectrum of classical to modern forms of kinesthetic expression.
Vienna State Opera Ballet School
1992 - 2000
Training : Vaganova, Balanchine, Bournonville technique, Pas De Deux, Variations, Graham, Ailey, Folk Dance, Historical Dance, Wiesenthal Technique, Dance History, Fencing, Acting for Stage
Edge Performing Arts Center
Jazz, Tap, Ballroom 2000 - 2001
University of California Los Angeles 2008
Public Relations and Communications
National Academy of Sports Medicine
2013 - Present
Dance and Fitness Instruction
Acting for Film and Television
Travel and Cultural Journalism
1998 - Present
Private clients, schools, and studios including: the Edge Performing Arts Center , West Side Academy of Ballet, Academy of Ballet and Kindred Arts, The Pasadena Academy of Dance, Zeal Studios, The School of Classical Ballet of Princess Grace - Monte Carlo, and The Vienna International Dance Festival
2003 - Present
Film and Television : Friends, Rumour Has It, The Ugly Truth, The Young and The Restless, Passions, Coldwell Banker
Film & Television Actress
2001 - Present
Film: Argo, Beowulf, The Island, The Longest Yard, Dance With Me, AI: Artificial Intelligence, The Big Lebowski, The Singing Detective, Daredevil, Raising Helen, Rumor Has It, The Ugly Truth.
Television: Las Vegas, CSI-Miami, Friends, Suddenly Susan, Veronicas Closet, General Hospital, Passions, Lucky, The Tonight Show, The Late Late Show, and The Academy Awards.
Corps de Ballet
1989 - 1993
The Vienna State Ballet. Performances include: Sleeping Beauty, Paquita, The Nutcracker, Swan Lake, La Boheme, Rigoletto, and Tosca