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Laura grew up in Southlake, Texas where she trained with Texas Ballet Theater School, Dallas Campus. Her training also includes numerous summer intensives with companies such as Texas Ballet Theater, Dallas Black Dance Theater, Joffrey Ballet, and Hubbard Street Dance Chicago. She also attended Boulder Jazz Dance Workshop, Beginnings Workshop in New York, and Radio City Rockette Summer Intensive. Laura graduated Magna Cum Laude from The University of Arizona with a BFA in Dance and a BA in Mathematics. While at Arizona, she performed works by James Clouser, Amy Ernst, Sam Watson, Douglas Nielsen, Michael Williams and Susan Quinn-Williams. She also had the privilege of performing George Balanchine’s Allegro Brilliante and Rubies, Martha Graham’s Panorama, and Sherry Zunker’s Evolution of a Dream. Other professional work includes Larrwell Productions, On the Fly Productions, Zion Dance Project, DIFFA Dallas, Wanderlust Dance Project, and an international tour to China in Art.if.Act Dance Project's “The Great American Dance Tour.” Currently, she is also a member of 6 o'Clock Dance Theatre.