Alejandra Gissler

Born in Colombia, Alejandra trained at schools in France, United States, Canada and Brazil. She recently graduated with a First Class degree from London Contemporary Dance School. As part of her studies she has performed works by Leila McMillan, Florence Peake and Eve Stainton, and choreographies restaged by Jeannie Steele, Chisato Ohno and Kate Price. She has a strong interest in keep developing her choreographic practice as well as a performer. In December 2018 she presented the piece ‘Love every inch of my body’ created in collaboration with the composer Sam Gooderham from Guildhall School of Music and Drama. Alongside dance, she has continued to train in circus arts and gymnastics. Alejandra joins Richard Alston Dance Company as a Work-based Learning student this season.