Jenny Chrisp trained at Dance City, Newcastle, on their BTEC programme and then went onto study a BA in Theatre Dance at London Studio Centre, she then returned to Dance City to finish her degree. During her study, Jenny had the chance to work with choreographers such as Jo Meridith, Renaud Wiser and Gary Clarke and companies such as BalletLORENT. She also had the great opportunity to work closely with Company of Others and their Walker Youth Dance Project for her teaching placement.
Jenny currently teaches classes for older adults in South Tyneside alongside creating her own work with artistic collaborator Megan Brown.
Jenny is very pleased to be continuing work with Company of Others on their new collaborative project with Company of Others Ensemble and West Walker Primary School to help her grow as an artist and gain further experience within community settings.