Laurel was born and raised in Calgary Canada, where she began dance, musical theatre and acrobatic studies at a very young age. Her passion for dance and theatrical arts grew as she continued to study and train in the many disciplines of classical dance and performance (tap, jazz, ballet, acrobatic aerial work and musical theatre/vocal). Laurel left her family and friends in Canada at the age of 19 and began her journey as a Professional Performer. Touring in many national and international production shows. Throughout her dance and performance career, Laurel was able to share her talent and love for the stage while touring with many productions across the United States, Canada, Europe and beyond.
After more than 20 years of traveling Laurel settled in Miami with her husband and furthered her passion for helping others by obtaining many fitness/health certifications which include: MADD Dog Spinning, Group Fitness, NCSF Personal Training, Various Barre Methods, Zumba and Aqua Zumba to name a few. Laurel is also a Certified IIN Health Coach, helping people reach their health and wellness goals.
Laurel is honored to be a Legacy Lululemon Brand Ambassador, being recognized for her work within the community.
Some of Laurel’s Certifications and Accomplishments Include:
IIN Certified Health Coach (Graduate)
Classical and Character Ballet training with the BELARUSSIAN School of Ballet in MINSK, Russia, under the direction of N. Pavlova and L. Korobkina. Receiving her Certificate of Training from this prestigious Academy.
Feature Acrobatic and Adagio Act on Major Cruise Lines & National Tours
Feature Singer/Dancer/ Dance Captain for Local and National Tours and Major Cruise Lines
Show Director and Choreographer for Full Scale Broadway and Vegas Style Shows
Company Manager for Tony & Tina’s Wedding (Dinner Theatre Production, Directed by Larry Pelligrini)
Barre Intensity Master Instructor Trainer
Certified SPINNING Instructor (Mad Dogg Athletics, INC)
Certified Zumba Fitness Instructor
Certified Group Fitness/Boot Camp Instructor
Certified Personal Trainer (NCSF)
Pole Fitness Instructor
Aerial Fitness and Acrobatic Instructor