Layla Ellison is a London based creative, and has enjoyed a varied and lengthy career in the dance and Entertainment industry.
Her extensive knowledge and experience spans TV, Film, Concert Tours, Fashion, corporate Entertainment and work with No. 1 artists.
As a performer, she danced for artists such as: Rihanna, Katy Perry, Black Eyed Peas, Fifth Harmony, Take That, Snoop Dogg, Kylie, Danni Minogue, Girls Aloud, Cheryl Cole, Blue, Will Young & JLS.
Her work included concert tours, Pop Videos, TV performances, including, The Brit Awards, VMA’s, MOBO’s, The Royal Variety Performance.
She worked on ‘The X factor’ with renowned choreographer Brian Friedman for 5 years.
Her most memorable experience is being a part of the choreographic team, working on the Olympic (closing ceremony) & Paralympic Games in London 2012.
Layla has also worked as choreographic assistant to leading British choreographer, Paul Roberts, for the last 8 years.
Alongside Paul, she has worked on projects with Balletboyz & Carnival Cruises.
Artists have included, Robbie Williams, One Direction, Olly Murs, Pixie Lott, Katherine Jenkins, Boyzone, Beth Ditto & Laura Mvula.
Paul Roberts has entrusted Layla to look after and choreograph for these artists.
Most Recent credits include ‘Pitch Battle’, BBC’s ‘Let It Shine’, BBC’s ‘Even Better Than The Real Thing’, ‘Let’s Dance’, ‘The Overtones’, Sam Smith & Izzy Bizu.
With many strings to her bow, Layla works heavily in the fashion industry as well as resident choreographer for brands such as NEXT, F&F, Mothercare, Very.co.uk, Pep & Co, Optical.