Laura Gelles began dancing in 2003, training in ballet, pointe, tap, jazz, lyrical, contemporary, and hip-hop. Currently she teaches dance for The Movement Studios and Virginia Ballet, while also studying for her math major at Christendom College. Besides performing throughout the DC metropolitan area with fusiondance, Nomadic Artist, and Capitol Movement Dance Company, Laura has acted in two short films at Relativity School. She has also choreographed for Precedence, Capitol Movement Pre-Professional Company, and IMPACT. She is exceedingly passionate about sharing her energy and quirkiness with others and especially loves teaching the classic style of jazz.