Meet our staff
Our Fearless Leader
Owner / Director
Sarah Christine Palamar, from Tehachapi, California has an extensive 28 years of experience in dance. Her training involves many styles such as Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Lyrical, Hip Hop, Musical Theater, Gymnastics, and Ballroom. She has also trained in competitive, sideline, and professional Cheerleading. Growing up as a competitive dancer since the age of 7 she holds a number of regional and national titles and trained with well-known dancers, choreographers, and directors such as Michael Pena, Dak Eubanks, Kelly Wade, and Brandy Stiles. At the age of 12 she received the World Champion Title of Junior Miss Starpower at National Talent competition in Orlando, Florida. She traveled with Starpowers Power Pak Tour (2000-2002) having the opportunity to dance on stage with MC Hammer and his dancers. Sarah was chosen to perform her award winning solo at the Disney World stage (2001) with the tour and won the “Most Technical Dancer” of the group. Sarah traveled to Spain, New York City, and Maine with the Dance USA team to represent the USA for the Dance World Cup (2008). Sarah has been teaching dance since the year 2006 beginning in Southern California before she decided to make a change in 2008 to teach in Lake Tahoe and All About Dance. Being a choreographer and teacher in Lake Tahoe for a competition team she won Choreography Awards, Standing Ovation Award, and Judges Awards for her strong Lyrical style dances. Sarah continues that success with All About Dance as the team has won regional and national awards. Sarah is the Owner, Creative Director, Teacher, and Choreographer of All About Dance since the summer of 2014.
Production Manager / Strength & Conditioning Coach
As a child Sean was in numerous musicals at school and church. Sean has 20+ years experience working in production as a sound engineer, lighting tech, and audio/visual. He is also a musician playing drums, guitar, bass, and keys. Sean has worked as a sound board operator for the Reno Aces and managed production for Impact Women. He continues to use his talents in production and music at his local church. Sean was a physical training and use of force instructor at the Western Nevada Peace Officer Academy from 2008 to 2013. His focus was on creating safe, focused, and strong police officers for their communities. Sean is still in law enforcement and has been serving our community since 2007. Sean joined the All About Dance family in 2017 when he married Sarah. Sean is our production manager for our Christmas and End of Year shows and is now the Strength and Conditioning Coach for the Dance Team.
Antoine is from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and is a former Cirque performer. He performed for SeaWorld in Cirque de la mer as an acrobat. Antoine performed in Las Vegas, NV in THREE Cirque du Soleil shows: La Nouba, Mystere, and Alegria. In La Nouba he was an acrobat, flyer, character, tumbler, and trampolinist. In Mystere he was an acrobat, flyer, character, tumbler, stilts, bungee, and trampolinist. For Alegria he was an acrobat, flyer, character, and tumbler. He worked with Aerial Experience Productions as an acrobat and character. Antoine has been coaching power tumbling and gymnastics for 19 years.