2023 Summer Intensive Faculty: James LeGette

James LeGette - Pom + Acro

James LeGette is a professional dancer, teacher, choreographer, and youth mentor currently residing in Philadelphia's suburbs. James started training at a young age, singing and dancing in various musicals in and out of school. He starred in a variety of shows, such as Sebastian in "The Little Mermaid," Seaweed in Hairspray, George in "The Wedding Singer," and Charlie Bucket in "Willy Wonka." James began to get serious about his perming when he landed his first job performing in and out of costume experiences at Sesame Place and was there for nine and a half seasons. While employed there, he has taken many dance classes, including hip-hop, jazz, musical theater, tap, lyrical, ballet, contemporary, Latin, and many more. James also had the fun opportunity to dance on live television for "Hairspray Live" in 2016. For the last two seasons, James has had the chance to be a global brand ambassador for the Philadelphia Eagles as a Philadelphia Eagles Cheerleader. James' proudest moment was being able to dance at Super Bowl 57 on the most significant stage in the world. James hopes that all the people who come into his path continue to strive for excellence and be their own unique.

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