Sophia is a graduate of the McDonald College of Performing Arts and the West Australian Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA). Qualified with a Bachelor of Arts in Dance, 2010. She joined Shaun Parker & Company in 2013 touring festivals nationally and throughout Europe, Asia and the Middle East with productions Happy as Larry, TROLLEYS and AM I. Her credits also include SUPERMODERN – Dance of Distraction (Anton), Un Ballo In Maschera (La Fura Dels Baus & Opera Australia), Culminate (Force Majeure), MERGE (Melanie Lane), Tangi Wai – The Cry of Water (Victoria Hunt), Space for your Imagination (Britta Lieberknecht & Company), CHAMPIONS (Martin Del Amo) and more.

 

Sophia is a founding member of the Dance Makers Collective, a group of independent dance artists in Sydney who collaboratively choreograph and produce contemporary dance work. Productions of the collective include: Big Dance in Small Chunks, Webisodes and DADS. Sophia was assistant choreographer to Marnie Palomares for the Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards Australia (2011). Her own choreographic works include: Found Lost (2011), Voiced (WAAPA 2012) and Zeitgeist (Dance Makers Collective 2013). She has also worked on online and TV commercials as a choreographer for Best & Less and Virgin Australia/The Australian Chamber Orchestra.

 

2017 sees Sophia join electronic musician CLARK on the World Tour of his highly anticipated stage show, DEATH PEAK. Performing alongside dancer Kiani Del Valle, choreographed by Melanie Lane with lighting design by Brian Kelly, the show is set to be an unmissable event!