Elizabeth Sweatt began her training in Shizuoka at the age of 7. Elizabeth received dance and academic scholarships to attend Belhaven University in Jackson, MS. While at Belhaven she performed in numerous new ballets and modern works set by choreographers from around the country.
Elizabeth danced with Ballet San Antonio and with TALK dance company for a number of years. She has taught and choreographed extensively around the US as well as in many parts of Asia. Elizabeth has returned to Mississippi and is currently an instructor of dance at Belhaven University.
Areas of Expertise
Incremental Development of Movement Progression
Administration and Leadership
Modern Dance Technique
Elizabeth Sweatt has been connected to Belhaven University since 2004 and earned her BFA in Dance from the school. She finds it a great privilege to teach dance at such a unique and wonderful institution. She loves interacting with dance and the Gospel simultaneously with great freedom in her classes. Elizabeth met her husband at the school during her undergraduate years and they have been happily married since 2012.