Making The Impact - A Dance Competition Podcast

A Day in the Life of a Pro Dancer

January 27, 2022 Impact Dance Adjudicators Season 3 Episode 88
Making The Impact - A Dance Competition Podcast
A Day in the Life of a Pro Dancer
Show Notes

Guests - Amanda Cleghorn and Jessica Walker

Hosted By - Courtney Ortiz and Lesley Mealor



In Episode 88 of Making The Impact - A Dance Competition Podcast, Courtney and Lesley are joined by current working professional dancers Amanda Cleghorn and Jessica Walker to explore the day to day life of Broadway, tours, dancing for a pop star and more!


Topics Include:

  •  The differences between the NYC and LA audition scenes
  •  How to balance work and personal life
  •  The realities of Covid-era auditions and jobs



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Courtney Ortiz - @courtney.ortiz
Lesley Mealor - @miss.lesley.dance
Amanda Cleghorn - @amandaclegs
Jessica Walker - @jessicawalker83


Check out our guest’s current projects!

Amanda Cleghorn Creative, or ACC, is a one-on-one consulting program for aspiring professional dancers to give them the tools they need to succeed! Reach out to Amanda at www.cleghorncreative.com for more info!



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