Laura was born and raised in Sydney, Australia. She started professionally dancing at the young age of 16. Throughout the years she trained in Contemporary, Jazz, Ballet and Hip Hop.
She also scored in the top 5 in Dance in the state of NSW in Australia in her final HSC Exams which sparked the fire for Laura to begin her career in Dance & theatre.
Laura began her professional career in Sydney, her first big job was performing at the opening and closing ceremonies of the Sydney Olympics.
Soon after Laura was awarded a Los Angeles scholarship with LADF awarded by choreographers Napoleon and Tabitha that brought Laura to the Edge in LA.
After returning to australia, Laura studied a double degree at University of NSW in Sydney, Australia majoring in Dance/Theatre & Education.
She also taught extensively at Sydney Dance Company, Mcdonalds performing arts school and Brent Street.
Soon after Laura began working as a commercial dancer in Sydney performing at the MTV Music awards and dancing on the Australian tours for Chingy, Busta Rhymes, Ja Rule & 112,
Immediately after that Laura booked her first National commercial for Just Jeans and right after a commercial for Vodafone.
She went on to be booked on a singing and dance tour throughout Asia called ‘Rise Above’, which soon after brought her to the United States.
Laura arrived in Los Angeles and hit the ground running she booked her first job as a hip hop dancer on Curtis Adams ‘Magic that Rocks’ tour, touring the major cities of the US.
Just as her dance career was taking off, Laura was selected to become a member of an American pop girl group BG5, put together by top producers Rock Mafia.

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They were featured on episodes of Keeping Up With the Kardashians and The Chloe & Lamar show. They toured the UK as well as the states and their single "Scratch" was on the top 10 Billboard Dance Charts.
Her love for music and performing took her on a journey that Laura never expected, a 6 year music career.
That journey gave her knowledge and invaluable experiences she is grateful for.
During this time Laura also had the chance of back up dancing for Pitbull, LMFAO & Black Eyed peas.
But now Laura is back where she feels she can soar, dance. She recently performed on many episodes of The Voice, Dancing with the stars and you can see her in the upcoming movie ‘48hours to Live’.
Laura also recently made it all the way to the finals on Americas Got talent with 3d video mapping act Freelusion, they were asked back to perform as special guests in the finale show and have had great success since.


Laura recently just finished a sold out season show at the iconic Sydney Opera House in Sydney, Australia.
Currently you can find Laura lighting up the stage as the bubbly blond in the show 'Blanc de blanc' on West End in London at the historic Hippodrome, London and then continuing the tour through Australia.
Laura’s love and passion for her craft has allowed her to achieve her goals and travel the world. And she’s absolutely determined to achieve more!


 

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