Elsa Petit

Elsa Petit

Subjects taught by Elsa Petit:
Contemporary Dance Classes
Contemporary Dance Company

Originally from France, Elsa trained in ballet and contemporary, graduating from London Contemporary Dance School with a BA (hons) degree in 2009. After graduation, Elsa started working as an understudy with Lea Anderson and Yolande Yorke Edgell. She then worked with Jessie Brett and won the Dance Bytes competition in Cardiff.

Elsa has performed for Toni Mira, Immigrants and Animals, Bottlefed Ensemble, Underconstruction Theatre, Theatre Nomad, Secret Cinema, Evangelia Kolyra, Léa Tirabasso, Genius Sweatshop and Lowri James. She is also part of The Bee's Knees, a Charleston dance troupe and has performed at Café de Paris, The Savoy, Claridges, Wembley Stadium, Glastonbury festival and Venice Carnival among others.

Her TV dance credits include Endeavour (ITV), Mr Selfridge (ITV), Strictly Come Dancing commercial (BBC1) and The Paul O'Grady show (ITV). Elsa has been working as an actress for films but also as a choreographer with Kezia Barnett. Their short film Rouge Amour won the Straight 8 competition and was screened at Cannes Festival 2011.

As a contemporary dance teacher, Elsa aims to create fun, enjoyable and inspiring classes by sharing her passion with her students.