House of Spirits project - Photography by Susanna Santosh.
Leyla Rees is an internationally performing aerialist, choreographer and artist.
She weaves her love of movement into all aspects of her work whether that be; performing at dramatic heights as an aerialist, expressing ideas through dance, or creating and crafting movement for others.
Leyla trained in dance, circus and classical music and studied at The Circus Space, Central Saint Martin’s School of Art and Design and graduated from The Northern School of Contemporary Dance.
Leyla has performed on The Royal Variety show, H&M, Hoover & Dove commercials, and is a Guinness world record holder. She has worked for many clients including Sky, BBC, Dreamworks, Glastonbury Festival, O2, Unilever and has travelled to perform worldwide including Barbados, China, Brunei and Necker Island.
Leyla is also a 500 Hour vinyasa flow instructor trained by Meghan Currie, Sarah Powers, Uma Dinsmore Tuli and Yoga London. She is an Usui reiki master and previously taught reformer pilates for Heartcore.