Alison Ray was trained at the Laban Center of Movement and Dance, and completed a 3 year Diploma in Contemporary dance. She has worked professionally for various choreographer from Europe and the UK. She was part of the ground base dancer team for the Millennium dome experience, artistic director Micha Bergess.
Also worked for Peter badejo (OBE)/ French African Choreographer Koffi Koko and George Momboye. While in Europe she worked for Choreographer Maurice Bejart, as part of Beethoven’s 5th, Craig revel Horwood for Eurodisney’ “Legend of the Lion King” first Cast. She also worked as Dancer /Choreographer for Contemporary dance Choreographer Philippe Jamet and many others.
Alison has set up her own dance company,”Alison Ray’s Dance Company” and is presently developing a dance piece which uses Contemporary and African dance styles to develop a dialogue of human relationships. Equally,as a choreographer she is also interested in developing more collaborations with site specific work and technology.
Finally Alison has just completed her CERT ED in Teaching Dance at City lit, and she teaches dance in schools, Colleges and organises regular dance workshops.