Laura is a 2005 graduate of the VCA where she worked with choreographers Anna Smith, Rebecca Hilton, Sandra Parker, Leigh Warren, Rochelle Carmichael, Neil Adams, Brett Daffy and Paulina Quinteros. In 2006 Laura received a Skills and Development Grant for Young and Emerging Artists from the Australia Council for the Arts. This has allowed her to work with Lucy Guerin Inc. over 2006/2007 and with Tasdance on Illuminations 3 and One for Sorrow, Two for Joy. Since graduating Laura has also worked with Anna Smith's Aka Dance, and Neil Adams for his PHD performance season Incarna. Laura is also currently working with ROGUE, a collective of 2005 VCA dance graduates. Rogue has performed in Malaysia at the Sanggar Koreografi Malaysia 2006 and has received a development grant from the Australia Council for the Arts for a two new dance works to be performed in the 2008 Next Wave Festival.