Ashleigh Morgan - Dance Tutor

Ashleigh Morgan - Dance Tutor

Ashleigh Morgan is a dancer and performer from the North Shore, Auckland, New Zealand. She graduated from Auckland University of Technology in 2011 with a Bachelor of Dance and then again in 2012 with a Graduate Teacher's Secondary Diploma from the University of Auckland. Ashleigh taught a variety of genres as a Dance teacher with NEVERLAND studios before beginning her career as a Dance and Drama teacher at Rangitoto College.

As well as teaching Ashleigh also spends a great deal of time performing and choreographing. To date she has starred in CATS (2009) and Mamma Mia! (2014) both Amici shows at The Civic. More recently she has performed in Sweeney Todd (2015) with Auckland Music Theatre and in 2016 Ashleigh will take to the Bruce Mason stage as the dance captain for the Auckland Music Theatre/Amici production of EVITA.

Choreographic highlights include New Zealand's premiere of DOGFIGHT (2015) which has received a NAPTA nomination for "Best Choreography" with Auckland Music Theatre. Pieces she has choreographed on Magnum dance company have also been selected for Tempo dance festival in 2014 and 2015.