Date: December 12 – December 17
Organiser: Two Left Feet
Venue: Two Left Feet
5B Trengganu St (3rd floor), Singapore 058459
RSVP and Event Details: https://www.facebook.com/events/841935802571044/
Layssa was born in Rio de Janeiro and at 14 years old she discovered her passion for Classical Ballet with her teacher Sandra Castro. Performer, Teacher and Choreographer, she started dancing Latin and Brazilian Ballroom in 2007. She specialized in Zouk and Samba de Gafieira during her years as part of Renata Peçanha’s Dance Company in Brazil. Jazz, Classical and Contemporary Ballet, are other dance styles that she studied for many years improving her technique. She has been also involved with the Márcia Pinheiro Company, where she choreographed shows of Ballet and Contemporary Dance.
Layssa has also taught Zouk and Dança de Salão, including Samba de Gafieira, in other studios in Rio de Janeiro.
Layssa started dancing with her husband, Arthur Liebscher, in 2013. Now residing in Adelaide, South Australia, Layssa is sharing her passion of dance by teaching and performing Zouk, Samba de Gafieira and many other Brazilian styles of dance.
Arthur was born in Goiânia and at 14 years old discovered his dance passion at high school with Jazz and Contemporary . Performer, Teacher and Choreographer, he started dancing Latin and Ballroom in 2007 and after 3 months was invited to made part of Sport Dance’s Company where he learned Zouk, Salsa, Samba de Gafieira, Bolero, Tango, Chachacha and Forró.
In December 2007 he did his first Zouk workshop with Renata Peçanha in Goiânia and has never looked back. From 2008 till 2009, he went to study in Mexico where he started to teach Brazilian dances at Mundo Dance Academy.
In 2010, Arthur was accepted in Goiás Federal University where he completed his Physical Education Course learning Human Anatomy and Biomechanics, instruments that he still uses to perform and teach his students today. In 2012, he opened his own school, Arthur Liebscher Dance Studio in Goiânia. Followed by his dance partnership with world renowned dancer, his wife, Layssa Liebscher. And a beginning their very own school together in 2015.