Holly Riseborough

Holly joined Anjali Dance Company in 2017. As part of her initial training with Anjali she toured with the company in their 2019 production of Genius as assistant stage manager.  Holly has thrived with the company helping to produce original dance pieces and demonstrating her creativity for her own individual work. Holly has helped to devise workshops and deliver them as a member of Anjali’s teaching team and uses her teaching experience to help to deliver a weekly dance class for Mencap. Holly studied Performing Arts at College for five years, completing the first year of a BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Dance.

Holly represented Great Britain at the Special Olympics World Games in Los Angeles in 2015, winning a gold medal in gymnastics, and she is a Sports Ambassador for Sport England. Holly’s drama training at Ego Performance Company and Open Theatre Coventry has led her to work as a supporting artist on various television programmes.

“Dance is my passion.
It makes me
feel free”
Holly Riseborough