Originally from Dallas, Texas, Ida Saki trained at Dance Industry Performing Arts Center and Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing & Visual Arts. She furthered her studies at NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts and soon after, became a closing member of Cedar Lake Contemporary Ballet after dancing with them from 2011-2015. She has performed in the Off-Broadway show, The Lucky Ones, Sonya Tayeh’s You’ll Still Call Me By Name, and was Rehearsal Director and played Lady Macbeth for the immersive show, Sleep No More. She was named one of Dance Magazine’s Top 25 to Watch and was awarded Modern Dance Winner by NFAA YoungArts, where she was also named a Presidential Scholar of the Arts. She is the Assistant Choreographer and played Electra in the film, CATS. She is a lead dancer in Coldplay’s Cry, Cry, Cry music video as well as a featured dancer in the film In The Heights and Netflix’s Halston. Saki is the Associate Choreographer of Ziwe’s new show on Showtime, as well as the Associate Choreographer on the Amazon film, Birds of Paradise. Saki is a co-founder of Dancer’s Give Back Dallas, a non-profit raising funds for cancer research and patient support. She will soon be seen in Broadway’s anticipated revival of Bob Fosse’s Dancin’.