"Austin Sora is the dancer-textbook definition of versatile."
-Dance Spirit Magazine
Originally from Toronto, Canada, Austin was most recently seen in the North American tour of The Phantom of the Opera. Prior to that, she was a company member with Bruce Wood Dance for three years. Other credits include "A Chorus Line" (Connie), Buglisi Dance Theatre, as well as pre-production for The Public Theater and Disney Cruise Line.
Austin began her professional training at Canada’s National Ballet School and earned a BFA in Dance from Marymount Manhattan College, where she also minored in Arts Management. Upon graduation, she was the recipient of Marymount's coveted Gold Key Award for excellence in dance.
Outside of performing, Austin is the Development Associate at Artists Striving to End Poverty (ASTEP), a New York City based organization that connects visual and performing artists with children in under-resourced communities, teaching important life skills through the arts.
Austin is the creator of Dancer Roadmap, an online guide to the logistics of a career in dance or musical theatre. Click here to learn more about Dancer Roadmap.