Disney Star Ashley Leggat Visits Campus to Promote Her Triple Threat Summer Camp at HSC
February 27, 2015
Ashley Leggat, Disney star visited HSC on Thursday, February 26 to promote her upcoming Triple Threat HSC summer camp! Ashley spoke to our Grade 8 Drama class, giving insight on her acting career and techniques - just in time for the opening night performance of Annie Jr.
Ashley is excited to be working with HSC again this summer. "I'm looking forward to expanding the camp and seeing my old campers and meeting new ones," She says. "This year, we will be focusing on the triple threat aspects - singing, dancing and acting. We will be putting on a show at the end for family and friends and we will also be having some special guests from other current TV shows, that I'm sure the kids will be very excited about!"
Ashley is a Hamilton born two-time Gemini nominated actress. She starred as 'Casey' in Disney & Family Channel's hit comedy series Life with Derek, and the movie Vacation with Derek. She appeared as 'Marcia' in the Disney film Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen with Lindsay Lohan. Recently Ashley starred as 'Baby' in the critically acclaimed production of Dirty Dancing at Toronto's Royal Alex Theatre. Ashley had starring roles in the Lifetime movies The Perfect Roommate and The Perfect Boss, followed by the feature film My Dog's Christmas Miracle/Cinnamon. This was followed by the guest starring role of 'Ivy' on Murdoch Mysteries, and a co-starring role on Criminal Minds. She just wrapped filming on her third Hallmark movie The Good Witch's Wonder, and wrapped up production on a pilot with Shaftesbury Films called Rise.
The Triple Threat camp is a two week camp, offered from July 20 - 31 for campers ages 9-15.