Leighanna Kennett is a Professional Dancer/Choreographer/Teacher and Fitness Model based in Los Angeles, CA currently signed with Go 2 Talent Agency.
Originally from Canastota, New York Leighanna began her training at The United Academy of the Performing Arts and The Mohawk Valley Ballet in Upstate NY. To further her dance education she attended The University of the Arts in Philadelphia, where she received a BFA in Dance with Honors. Leighanna has been teaching Contemporary Dance, Acrobatics, Modern, Hip Hop and Ballet since 2009. Leighanna is currently on faculty at IDA Hollywood and the dance convention Wind Up Dance Tour.
Some of Leighanna’s credits include, The Ellen Degeneres Show, So You Think You Can Dance, The Mindy Project, Freeform, Amber Rose, Sarah Silverman, Brooke Fraser, The Sundance Film “Dear White People”, Caught A Ghost, Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week, Yahoo!, MOMIX Dance Company, MashUp Dance Company, Eleone Dance Theatre, Go Pro, Todrick Hall, Toos Foundation of London and ArsenicTV by Arsenic Magazine. Leighanna recently created Impavid. Dance Company, where she is The Artistic Director. Impavid. continues to grow being selected to perform at prestigious choreographer’s showcases such as Carnival, Jete and RAW Artists Hollywood.
Along with choreography, teaching and dance Leighanna has caught the eye of Fitness brands, Adidas, Onzie and Carbon38.
Leighanna is very excited to be bringing her passion and knowledge to Sophie Dance.