Alyssa Lisle is a 24 year old contemporary dancer born in the north east of England. She graduated with a 1st class BA (Hons) in Professional Dance Practise at Dance City, Newcastle upon Tyne.
In this podcast episode, Alyssa shares her experience of forging a career in the north east of England as a dancer and a dance teacher.
Alyssa talks about touring with Fertile Ground – the North East’s leading professional early career dance company.
The company is presenting ‘Fully Grounded’ (until 21 July), an exciting new double bill of world premieres from choreographers ReGina Wielingen and Robby Graham.
Listen to Alyssa talk about the opportunities for dancers in the north east, her experience of working with Fertile Ground, the two different choreographers and her aspirations for the future of the local dance scene.