Sarita Apel

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Sarita Apel was born in Wiesbaden, Germany. She received her Bachelor of the Arts in 2011, at Codarts, Rotterdam Dance Academy. Recently she has successfully completed three years of training as a Scholarship student at The Ailey School in New York City. In 2011 she received scholarships from the Prins Bernhard Foundation and the Genootschap Noorthey, of the Netherlands. In New York she has performed with Dansgroep Amsterdam (Itzik Galili) at the New Island Festival in 2009, with Bodystories/Teresa Fellion Dance, Buglisi Dance Theatre, Creative Time/Nick Cave, at the Dance Gallery Festival 2013 with Omar Roman de Jesus and with The Ailey School and Company in the Ailey Spirit Gala at Lincoln Center.  Sarita has also danced in works by choreographers including Norbert De La Cruz III, Marcus Willis, Matthew Rushing, Manuel Vignoulle, Sonia Dawkins, Loni Landon, Nia Love and Samantha Speis, amongst others.