Photo: Andrei Petrescu

Photo: Andrei Petrescu

Sarah Esser is a dancer and choreographer, fitness instructor, and birth doula based in Manhattan.  She studied dance and women's leadership at Barnard College, where both her scholarship and movement research focused on the intersection of feminist leadership and improvisation.

In all of her work, she strives to facilitate inclusive spaces for unpacking identity and finding self-empowerment through the body.