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Leah Skerry

Dancer

Leah is a Halifax-based circus artist, producer and entrepreneur. Her work depicts Skerry’s fascination with technology and illusions. Prior to pursuing performing arts professionally in Chicago, Leah co-founded Squiggle Park - an adaptive reading game helping millions of kids learn to read (acquired in 2021). She is a graduate of the Aloft Chicago Contemporary circus specializing in dance trapeze; a graduate of Saint Mary’s University Sobey School of Business; the newest Entrepreneur in Residence at Saint Mary's University; and has been named one of 21 Emerging Leaders of Nova Scotia.