Leanne completed her training as a dancer at the Laban Centre, obtaining a BA (Hons) in Dance Theatre. In recent years she has had the fortunate opportunity to teach dance within mainstream schools, community settings, youth service, PRU units and gifted and talented schemes. Leanne has also taught and choreographed for numerous shows and productions. Credits include: Second Oldest Profession (Soho Theatre), NoCo Dance Company (Youth Dance England, Northern Contemporary Dance School, Leeds), Dance Opera, Prodanza Italia (Italy) and Pivitol Dance Company (Edinburgh Festival). Previously Leanne also taught dance for Stagecoach Shirley and Wokingham for 4 years.
She often visits schools or groups and choreographs for performances or competitions such as 'Rock Challenge'.
Leanne has also performed with numerous dance companies across the UK including Ginger Dance Theatre, Motionhouse, Footwerk Productions and Odd Soxs Dance Company to name a few. In the USA she has worked with Jean Issac Dance Company in San Diego.
Alongside running Stagecoach Liphook Leanne worked for three years as Youth Dance Coordinator for Hampshire Dance and Community Youth Dance Practitioner for Active Dorset. She has recently set up a new business inspired for Pre-school aged children, 'Little Dance Club'. Leanne captures the imaginations of children aged 18 months - 5 years in her Ballet, Tap and Street dance classes, using exciting props and inspiring music to take everyone on a magical journey. Leanne equally loves spending her time being a mum to her two young girls aged 2 and 4!