Her story is not about becoming famous instantaneously on “Got TALENT” type shows that seemed to have become a trend these days…It is about being a thorough artist, growing, learning and feeding her own passions over time. She embrace challenges, successes and defeats with resilience, optimism and perseverance.
Being great or being noticed at one time is something …creating a career is much different. When we talk about being a professional artist and making a living out of show business, Laurence is certainly a person to be inspired by.
Her journey began as a kid when she studied at the Montreal National Circus school of Canada. Very early in her process, she bonded with 3 other little girls : Nadine Louis, Jinny Jessica Jacinto and Isabelle Chassé.
Well supported by their families and trainers, they started their training as contortionists’ and quickly captured the attention Guy Laliberté “Owner of Cirque du Soleil”. Soon after, the young contortionists’ joined the company and created a superb act choreographed by the famous Debra Lynne Brown.
They presented their act at the Festival du Cirque de Demain in Paris and simply won the gold medal… followed a few years later by winning the Gold Clown Award in Monaco during the Monte Carlo International Circus Festival under they eyes of Guy Laliberté, Prince Rainier III, Prince Albert and Princess Stephanie of Monaco.