Alice Shepperson


Dance Artist

Alice Shepperson

Alice joined Stopgap in 2019 and is a dance artist, physical theatre performer, and clown. Alice is also a qualified Pilates instructor and is continually developing inclusive Pilates classes for dancers and movers during her time with Stopgap.

In 2017, Alice won the Nottingham Young Creative Awards in dance. Alice thoroughly enjoys amalgamating theatre, dance and comedy, and constantly seeks new ways of exploring these forms.

Alice graduated from Northern School of Contemporary Dance in 2015 with a First Class Honours, she then continued her training at JV2 [Jasmin Vardimon’s Professional Development Certificate Course].

Alice has worked with companies and artists: Second Hand Dance, Made by Katie Green, Casson & Friends, Spiltmilk, Highly Sprung, Barnaby Booth, Chhaya Collective, Dirtmarket, Hawk Dance Theatre and The Knotted Project.

Alice has been an associate lecturer in dance for the University of Chichester. She has also lectured and taught at De Montfort University, London South Bank University and Kingston University, London. Alice aims to always evolve her way of cultivating and celebrating individuality whilst teaching and creating.

Alice has collaborated with Stopgap on the productions of Frock, Frippery and the Paralympic Team GB Homecoming Celebration.