Laura Lelièvre


Crédit photo : Hilary Weiner

Laura is a professional dancer, dance teacher and choreographer. Born in Quebec City, she started her professional dance training at l’École de danse de Québec. Primarily trained in classical ballet and contemporary, she deepens her passion for movement training also in jazz, modern, hip hop and flamenco. She graduates from Quinte Ballet School of Canada, with distinction, under the direction of John Ottmann. Laura went on to dance in Toronto, with contemporary, flamenco and hip-hop companies as a freelancer. She continued her studies and graduated from Canada’s National Ballet School’s teacher training program with distinction in june 2017. Laura pursued her teaching career in Quebec City, becoming a full-time ballet teacher at l’École de Danse de Québec. She taught conditioning, ballet, pointe, and choreography at l’Académie de ballet Christie and Québec Multi-danse Association. She travelled and danced a few months before establishing herself in Montreal in January 2020. Laura became a certified massage therapist and pound fitness instructor, deepening her passion for movement and the human body. She is now teaching ballet at l’École Supérieure de Ballet du Québec and continues to dance and diversify her training with the addition of latin dances.