Sarah Petrov – Studio Owner & Instructor

From a young age Sarah watched her aunt, Antoinette Benevento, grace the dance floor with Fred Astaire Dance Studios. Sarah was exposed to the world of dance at the age of seven with the FADS company. Seeing her aunt’s success in the ballroom world, she knew this was her dream.

Sarah dedicated many of her college hours to learning the art of dance through ballroom, modern, and ballet. Not long after college, she began working for Fred Astaire Dance Studio’s in Scottsdale, AZ. With a diverse dance background, she furthered her training and certification in Ballroom Dance by the FADS Company.

She has been competing and showcasing, with her dance partner Nedko Petrov for many years now. Her current titles include: Third Place Regional Mixed Novice Division, two-time Runner-Up in Closed Rhythm Division, two-time First Place winner of the Closed American Smooth Division and two-time 6th place national finalist in the International Latin Division.

Sarah is currently a dance instructor and the co-owner of the Phoenix North Fred Astaire Dance Studio with her partner, Nedko Petrov.