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Peta started dancing at the age of 3 in Sydney, where she attended the Mcdonald college of the arts. After finishing high school she went on to complete a diploma in performing arts at “Dance world studios” Melbourne.
Peta went on to tour with “The Rhythms of Ireland” around Australia and New Zealand straight after finishing her diploma which lead her to performing with “Dance of Desire” in China. Peta then appeared on Ireland’s “RTE” TV program “Dance off” where she was chosen to perform as principal dancer and played the part of “Aisling” in the show “Noctu”, which then went on to perform in New York on Broadway, gaining 2 drama desk award nominations.
Whilst in New York Peta studied at “steps on broadway” and “broadway dance centre”. Peta has performed in Riverdance since 2011 in Australia, New Zealand, Ireland, Europe, Uk and China, and recently was a part of their 20th anniversary tours. Whilst being a part of Riverdance she also starred in their brand new production “Heartbeat of Home” as part of the original cast performing in Ireland, China and Canada.
Most recently Peta was a part of an arena tour of the UK performing in Ant & Decs “Saturday night takeaway on tour” representing “Riverdance” dancing with the likes of Blue, Ashley Roberts, Peter Andre, and Westlife.
Peta is now residing in Sydney where she is choreographing/producing and starring in a brand new show called “Eireborne” which features the best rock music from Ireland. Peta is also a member of the female tap group “girls on tap” who recently became the winner of the “short & sweet cabaret” Peoples choice award for 2016. In any time Peta has spare you will find her teaching at studios such as “Brent Street” and “hills dance factory” both situated in Sydney, Australia.