Laura Christopher

    • Dancer

    Female / London
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    26 - 32
    Height
    5' 3" (1m 63cm)
    Weight
    98lb (44kg)
    Hair Colour
    Blonde
    Eye Colour
    Blue
    Build
    Slim

Files

  • video file (mp4)

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2013Dancer
Music Video
Felix da Housecat / Sinner Winnersoup factory
2013Victorian Lady
Corporate
KINGSX CarnivalRare Breed
2013BA
Film (Feature)
Dusha shpionaVertigo Films
2013Dancer
Commercial
Bailey's Christmas Advert 'The Nutcracker'Diageo
2013Dancer
Film (Feature)
Walking on sunshineVertigo Films
2013Dancer
Online
MPA flashmobScorch London
2013Dancer
Music Video
The Ignition Boys / Pop It Like ThisTollington Park Studios
2013Dancer
Music Video
Ill Defined / Settle DownIcandy studios
2013Dancer
Entertainment Shows
The George & Hazel ShowCentral Saint Martins
2013Principal Dancer
Film (Short)
Harrison BergeronCentral Saint Martins
2013Dancer
Music Video
Chelsea Perkins / Forbidden FruitKwame Films
2013Mixmag Dancer
Online
Mixmag DJ labMixmag.com
2012Dancer
Film (Short)
Not Dark YetFleur Disney
2012Dancer
Film (Student)
ObliviousWonderland Productions
2012Dancer
Music Video
Chapel Club / Good TogetherRokkit TV
2012Dancer
Commercial
Leggings on LegsIsobel Webster Print Design
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2014Certificate in Ballet Teaching StudiesRoyal Academy of Dance
    2006BA Hons Performing ArtsCumbria Institute of The Arts

    About me

    I am a classically trained dance artist and teacher living and working in central London. I have extensive professional experience as both a teacher and performer and am proficient in many dance styles including Ballet, Jazz, Commercial Street, Contemporary and Pas de Deux. I am versatile, dynamic and unique - willing to undertake any project and approach it with enthusiasm and drive. I am an award winning choreographer and am able to produce commissioned work to a wide variety of specfications. In my role as a teacher I have worked with students from the ages of 4 to 40 and aim to provide inspiring, safe and creative environments in which to learn. My workshops range from 1 hour short lessons in a dance genre of choice to full day choreography workshops and 1 - 2 week residencies. I am fully CRB checked and can travel in and around Greater London to appointments. Tweet me: @Laura_a_dance. Big love! xox

    My interests

    I love performing and live for my art! I am open and honest and ready to take on any challenge. I am flexible, versatile and unique. I put my heart and soul into any project and look forward to working with you!

    Television experience

    I have taken part in many filmed project both as a dancer and extra these include,

    Model/Dancer - 'Leggings on Legs' - Isobel Webster Print Design, Cell Studios - Dalston dir.

    Ian Giles

    Mixmag Dancer - Mixmag DJ Lab, Mixmag.com (regular slot)

    Lead Dancer - Harrison Bergeron, Short performance film dir. Nayantara Kotian

    Principle Dancer - Chelsea Perkins/Forbidden Fruit, Music Video dir. Gideon Asibi

    Lead Dancer: Music Video - Chapel Club/Good Together - Rokkit TV, Camberwell Studios. Dir - Ollie Murray

    Ballet Dancer: 'Oblivious' Short Film - Wonderland Productions, Harrow-on-the-hill. Dir- Oliver Harkin

    Dancer: 'Not Dark Yet' Short Film - on location, Hampstead Heath. dir. Fleur Disney

    Modelling experience

    2013:

    Model/Dancer: Paul Chambers, Somerset House - Ballet themed art Photography shoot

    2011/2012:

    Model: Cocorose London - Print Catalogue

    Model: Whitby Goth & Steampunk Festival

    Model: ASOS fashion finder

    Model/Choreographer - 'Through time' Vintage Fashion Show, The Royal Theatre - Workington dir. Jenny Rushton/June Pearson

    Hostess/Model - 'The Courtesans - Le Belle Epoque' Ginglik, Shepard's Bush dir. Howard Toshman

    Model/Dancer - 'Leggings on Legs' - Isobel Webster Print Design, Cell Studios - Dalston dir.

    Ian Giles

    My natural flair as a performer makes me a competent video extra, model or dancer for any concept.

    Acting experience

    2013:'Holiday' extra/dancer, WOS film ltd

    2013: King's X Carnival Victorian Event 'Victorian Lady', Rare Breed Marketing

    2013: Bailey's Christmas Advert 'The Nutcracker' Des Hamilton casting

    2013: Felix Da Housecat/Sinner Winner - Music Video, Soup Factory Productions

    2013: Donae'o/Fire - Music Video, PDP Productions

    Specific Skills

    Jazz, Ballet, Contemporary and Street Dance. Basic musical theatre singing. Teaching all ages from 2-40!

    Acting, BA/SA experience

    Cabaret experience

    Interesting Past Experiences

    Oh my! my whole life is an interesting experience! Everyday in this career is so unique and special its hard to choose. The recent job I got with Mixmag is a dream I get to dance next to some of the worlds most famous DJs every week and get paid for it!..... dream job :)

    Dancing Experience

    2013:

    TEACHING

    Teacher - Street Dance, Stroud Green Primary School/Evoke Arts

    2013:

    PROFESSIONAL

    Mixmag Dancer - Mixmag DJ Lab, Mixmag.com (regular slot)

    Lead Dancer - Harrison Bergeron, Short performance film dir. Nayantara Kotian

    Principle Dancer - Chelsea Perkins/Forbidden Fruit, Music Video dir. Gideon Asibi

    2012:

    PROFESSIONAL

    Dancer - Leggings on Legs, Fashion Film - Isobel Webster Print Design, Cell Studios - Dalston. dir - Ian Giles

    Lead Dancer: Music Video - Chapel Club/Good Together - Rokkit TV, Camberwell Studios. Dir - Ollie Murray

    Ballet Dancer: 'Oblivious' Short Film - Wonderland Productions, Harrow-on-the-hill. Dir- Oliver Harkin

    Dancer: 'Not Dark Yet' Short Film - on location, Hampstead Heath. dir. Fleur Disney

    TEACHING:

    teacher/teaching assistant - Early years ballet, Bluebirds Ballet School, Maida Vale. Principle - Emma McMahon

    teacher - Ballet/Street Dance, Vanessa's Little Dancers, Hampstead Gardens. Principle Vanessa Fragis

    teacher - Ballet, Kidz On The Hill, Muswell Hill.

    teacher - street dance/commercial, DancingAfterSchool, Shoreditch. Principle Jessica Elliot

    2010:

    Community dance artist & teacher- Copeland and Allerdale Borough Council (2005 - 2010)

    Junior Rock Challenge- Northern Junior Rock Challenge Choreographer 2007 - 10 (Winner, best choreography 2008-10 Best Staging 2009), North West, UK

    2009:

    'Showstoppers' : Street Jazz Troupe, lead dancer and choregrapher, North West, UK

    2008:

    Furness College : National Diploma Performing Arts Dance Tutor (street dance and jazz), Barrow - in - Furness, UK

    Secret Garden Party : festival performer, London, UK

    ACE Dance Festival : Choreographer 2005 - 2008, North West, UK

    2007:

    Wyndham School : Extra Curricular Dance tutor 2007 - 09, North West, UK

    2006:

    Chicago : Stanwix Arts Theatre, 'Roxie', carlisle, UK

    I am proficient in many styles of dance, I am dedicated and versatile. Passionate about my art, I wont let you down! I have worked on stage and T.V. and am comfortable in any environment - please get in touch with your Cv and you will find out just what been keeping me busy! :)

  • Skills

    Interested in
    • Dancing Auditions
    • Entertainment Shows
    • Entertainment Staff
    • Extra/Background Artist
    • Modelling
    Personal Interests
    • Animals
    • Children
    • Clubbing
    • Cooking
    • Family
    • Housekeeping
    • Music
    • Relationships
    • Supernatural
    • Travel
    Marital Status
    • Engaged
    Current Student
    • Yes
    Drinking habits
    • Occasional
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    Physical build
    • Slim
    Tag
    • Dancer
    Hair Length
    • Long