Full Name: Sasha Farber
Birthday: May 9, 1982
Dance Style: Latin
Member of Troupe since: 2011
Born in Russia, Sasha moved to Australia at a young age and began taking professional dancing classes at the tender age of 13. By 17, Sasha had won the Australian Youth Latin Championships and represented Australia at the World Latin Championships. After dominating the dance world, Sasha joined on as a competing pro on the Australian version of Dancing With the Stars.
Sasha joined the Pro Troupe for Season 13 after his Burn the Floor castmate Tristan MacManus was promoted from Troupe member to competing pro.
Sasha danced during the closing ceremonies of the Sydney Olympics in 2000. He also appeared on the popular ballroom dancing showcase Burn the Floor with DWTS pros Tristan and Peta Murgatroyd. He currently lives in California.
More on Sasha:
Exclusive: Sasha Farber on Tristan MacManus and Life as a DWTS Troupe Member
Pics! DWTS Troupe Member Sasha Farber Does a Sidewalk Jig
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