She was born in Shrewsbury, England and was raised on a farm in the Shropshire countryside. Janet went on to start her professional training as a dancer at the age of 16 after receiving a scholarship at The Hammond School Chester.
In 2010 she graduated with a National Diploma in professional dance, and later graduated from Middlesex University London with a BA Honour’s in Professional Practice of the Arts. Since then she has began an outstanding performance career, her talents have taken her all over the world performing on Cruise Ships, Casinos, Festivals, International Tours, Music Videos, Commercials, TV Shows, Live Theatrical Performances, and Trade/ Corporate events.
At present Janet is based in London, working and directing her own Cabaret Company J’ADORE LA VIE. She currently has a residency spot on London’s West End and is delighted to be performing every week at the iconic Windmill Theatre on Shaftesbury Avenue.
Dancer credits include: Windsor Castle ( by appointment to her majesty) Vogue Italia, The Royal Albert Hall, Cannes Film Festival, BBC Lip Sync Battle UK, Cafe De Paris, Jean Ann Ryan Productions, Proud Cabaret, 4Music, The Crazy Paris Show Macau, Coca Cola, Miss Moneypenny presents ‘A Night At The Proms’ Birmingham Symphony Hall, Holi One Festival, EE Mobile, Monaco Grand Prix, VIP Room Paris, Monaco, Cannes and a World Tour onboard the Costa Deliziosa just to name a few .
Alongside performing Janet is also an agency represented model and has worked with some of the biggest names in fashion including British Vogue, Paris Vogue, Vogue Italia, Elle Magazine, Show Studio, Fashion TV and also previously reached the final 24 in Naomi Campbells UK series of The Face, Sky TV.
Published works and online campaigns and covers include Vogue, Elle & Kaltblut magazine and she is also no stranger to the runway including Suzie Turner Couture at the Savoy London, Wella Trendvision Awards, Fashion Scout, Salon International, Charles Worthington and numerous designers for London and Paris Fashion Week.
Janet is constantly in the medias eye, press including The Telegraph, The Mirror and the Daily Mail and has developed an impressive set of skills and experience in both the dance and fashion industry. She is extremely passionate and excited as to what the future holds.
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