Leslie was honored with the opportunity to perform for the cast of Cirque du Soleil with her ground breaking fire troupe Pyrosutra and accepted into the Cirque du Soleil performer database in Sept 2011 as a solo performer. She has created fire performances, stilt walked and bellydanced for everyone from Bumbershoot to Burningman. Appearing alongside national music acts and performing for celebrity clients in major music festivals, TV, movies, magazines and world class corporate and private events. In addition to being an elite performer and master instructor, Leslie is the co-founder and director of vaudeville project “The Black Heart Society” and bellydance troupe “The Sirens of Serpentine”. A proud native of the great state of Maine, Leslie will be making her home in Seattle until the circus comes to town.