Joy Ralph Sg2 and Creative Learning Coordinator

Joy began working with Stopgap in 2010 on a professional placement year as part of her degree course. She went on to graduate from the University of Surrey in 2012 with a BA Honours in Dance and Culture.

During her placement year Joy worked with Stopgap to assist on the Trespass UK tour; in the office and as education assistant at workshops and Stopgap Youth Dance Group. She also supported the initial research process for Stopgap’s three publications.

In 2011 Joy took on the role of understudy for SPUN Productions preview outdoor tour. Most recently she performed at the Place, London as part of Resolution! 2013 in Iridescent (Off the Map).

Joy returned to Stopgap in March 2013 as Laura’s access worker. From 2015 Joy has since progressed to Administrator.