Laura trained at Doreen Bird College and Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Dance and Music, where she has gained a degree in Acting and a degree in Musical Theatre.
Laura has a lot of experience and skill in acting technique, improvisation, physical theatre, voice technique, script work and audition technique/ preparation. Laura has trained for many years in numerous styles of dance, and specialisies in Tap, Technical Jazz/ Modern, Musical Theatre and Gymnastics. Laura is also a trained Musical Theatre and Pop/ Rock singer.
Laura’s credits include Footloose, Maid Marion in Robin Hood, Aladdin and Cinderella. She also appeared on Blue Peter dancing with Gareth Gates, and performed her own solo cabaret in the West End.
Laura has been teaching for ten years across the Midlands and South East London, and has been a valued part of the PopGems Academy team for over 5 years. She has a great passion to teach, and has choreographed our PopGems Academy numbers for the Pop Factor Tour in both 2015 and 2016 as well as numbers for all of our own productions.