Born in Russia, Sasha Farber started dancing at age 13 in his new homeland, Australia. By 17 he had won the Australian Latin Championships twice and represented Australia at the World Latin Championships. He was featured in the closing ceremony at the 2000 Sydney Olympics, in Season 2 of Dancing with the Stars Australia and as a special guest on the Indian Dancing with the Stars. Farber joined the Dancing with the Stars Pro Troupe Team in Season 13, and in Season 17 danced with Snooki. Previously, Farber was an original cast member and a lead dancer in the world-wide production of Burn the Floor, including critically acclaimed Broadway and West End runs.
Sasha is partnered with Simone Biles.