Henri started dancing at the age of 3. She gained her RAD Advanced Ballet, ISTD Tap and Modern exams at a young age. She then went on to study her performance and teacher training at The Theatre School, Edinburgh in 1987, finally attending the prestigious West Street School of Dance in Covent Garden, London for 3 years gaining a first class Diploma in Dance. On leaving college, Henri enjoyed a career as a professional dancer.
Her experience on stage includes The Broadway Musical Company touring Japan, The Lido Paris World Tour, Dancer for Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines, Jean Ann Ryan Production Cruises where she performed in Grease, Snow White & Cinderella at the Eden Court Theatre Inverness, Dancer at Disney Land Paris and performing with the Scottish Ballet in Romeo and Juliet. Henri joined the Welland School of Dancing teaching staff in 2011.
She also teaches for Twinkle Tots Dance in Brooke Priory School, Oakham and in Wymondham. Henri formalized her teacher training at the Royal Academy of Dance graduating in July 2013 and is an Xtend Barre instructor running classes throughout Stamford and Oakham.