Holly Riseborough

Holly joined Anjali in 2017, initially touring with the company as part of Genius as Assistant Stage Manager.

Holly studied Performing Arts at College for five years, completing the first year of a BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Dance. She delivers weekly dance classes for Mencap and performs with DragSyndrome.

Holly often delivers Anjali outreach workshops and is a teaching assistant for Open Theatre Company. She has 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.

She has appeared on TV several times with appearances on Doctors, Midsummer Night Murders and Victoria Derbyshire. Holly has also performed as part of Critical Mass and RUSH; two mass participation projects that took place in the West Midlands in 2022.

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

Holly Riseborough

Dancer, Anjali

Fun Fact:

Holly performed as a professional dancer in the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games Opening Ceremony.
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