Sacha Ohara, Assistant to the President, performing in the Nutcracker Suite with the Palos Verdes Ballet.
Sacha Ohara has performed with the Palos Verdes Ballet Company for over 38 years, dancing a variety of roles in a variety of productions. For the last 29 years she has primarily danced the role of a mother in the Nutcracker Suite. A strong advocate for youth in the performing arts and especially ballet, Sacha has been a mentor to students across the years.
The PV Ballet was founded in 1955 and is the oldest established classical ballet company in the South Bay. Many students past and present have been awarded scholarships to some of the best known ballet schools in the world. Alumni from the Palos Verdes Ballet have gone on to dance with many professional companies in the U.S. and overseas.