Meet The Teachers


Laurelle Gallimore

Laurelle is the owner and principal of Believe Performing Arts. Teaching children is her passion and she has been running the school since 2015. She is a qualified dancer and dance teacher through the Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing, in Modern and Tap, and Speech and Drama with Guildhall


Laurelle toured with the Thomson and Carnival Cruise Line, singing and dancing on their prestigious cruise ship.


Her mission is to make performing as accessible as possible to children by providing a school that is nurturing, inspiring and encouraging children to reach their individual potential and to believe in themselves.


Liv Spooner

Liv has been teaching for 5 years. She graduated from Performers College in 2014. Since graduating, she lived in Macau for 7 months performing at The Venetian.


She's danced on The X Factor, Britain’s Got Talent, The Voice, Britain’s Got More Talent, The Brit Awards, The MTV EMAS.


Liv has performed with artists such as Jason Derulo, Robbie Williams, Pixie Lott, Camilla Cabello and has been lucky enough to travel the world performing with the likes of Dolce & Gabanna. Her aim now is to pass all her experiences on to her students. She loves Teaching at Believe & she is always so proud of her students and loves watching them grow, not only as performers & dancers but as people.


Chani Allott

Chani is our ballet teacher with a passion for teaching. A former member of the Chelmsford Ballet Company, she trained with the Royal Academy of Dance and has performed pieces choreographed by Joss Arnott Dance Company and Avant Garde. Chani has participated in workshops with various ballet companies and professionals including the Royal Ballet and Ballet West in Scotland. She has achieved distinctions throughout all of her ballet exams . Chani is currently over halfway through her degree in dance with teaching her passion.

Miss Chani is learning and training through the RAD to become one of their ballet teachers.

She is very excited to be a part of the Believe family, sharing her experiences and her love of ballet and dance.