Lauren Walker Acrobatic / Dancer / Aerial
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
Specialties / Skills
Contortion, Dancer, Duo Trapeze, Quad Trapeze
Ballet Training from aged 11. Including pas de deux, pointe and allegro. RAD Distinction in Advanced 1 Ballet. Tap ISTD Distinction Advanced 1, Modern ISTD Distinction Advanced 1. Contortion skills as well as acting and singing. Greek dance and character dance training. Gymnastics from aged 9 until
14. Jazz and musical theatre skills also. Affiliation: Mr Paul Tyers - firstname.lastname@example.org
Artistic Director, BA Modern Ballet
Depute Director, Scottish Ballet
Oliver Rydout – email@example.com - Third Year Tutor
Employed by Poet Theatricals and Celebrity Cruises since 2013 as a specialist production dancer.
On board the celebrity Solstice and Equinox, i was a professional dancer and aerialist, a ballroom dance teacher and a magicians assistant.
Lauren is an enthusiastic, well trained dancer with additional skills in contortion and trapeze. Always willing to grow as an artist and is currently performing on Celebrity Solstice until May 2015.
Contortion, Dancer, Trapeze artist
Sep 23, 2012 - Sep 23, 2013
Sept 2012 – Nov 2012
Find Your Feet Tour – Scottish Ballet
Ensemble, Swan Lake (Pas De Fiancé)
Christopher Marney, First Encounter.
Venues- Islay, Dumfries and Galloway, Mull, Perth, Greenock,
Arran, Fort William.
RCS Graduation Performance
Giselle Act 2, Zulme solo
First Encounter – Christopher Marney
Enchaments – Linden Currey and Paul Tyers.
Centre Pointe Dance School- Summer Showcase
Cinderella, Faust Ballet (pas de deux) Amelie, The
Nutcracker, Sing Sing (Fosse) Copacobana.
Caroline Wright, David Needham, Deborah Norris, Vicki Westhall.
Oldham Coliseum Pantomine
Roles – Ensemble
Director- Kevin Shaw
Awards include: All England Championship Finalist
Miss Dance Of Great Britain Finalist
English Championships, Ballet (3rd) Modern (6th)
ISTD Janet Cram Awards- Finalist
Speciality production dancer
Royal Caribbean Cruises
Jul 8, 2013 - Jun 28, 2014
Professional dancer and part of a quad trapeze act on board Celebrity Equinox. 2 months rehearsals with Poet Theatricals in Ft Lauderdale then on to 8 months on the ship, travelling from Europe to the Caribbean. Also, experienced in Lyra which was also performed on board the ship.
The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland
2010 - 2013
Centre Pointe Dance School
2013 - 2013
North Chadderton School and Sixth Form Centre
2003 - 2010