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M.A. Performance: Dance (University of Chicester, 2012),
B.A. (Hons) Dance (De Montfort University, Leicester, 2011)

Anna is an aerialist, actress and independent dance artist based in the East Midlands. Specialising in aerial arts, Anna is best known for her performances on aerial silks, and her straps duets with Jonny Grundy.

Anna has worked in theatre, dance and circus since 2011, performing at the Roundhouse, Southbank Center, Wembley Stadium, O2 Arena and Euro Disney. Most recently, Anna has performed at Chongqing International Circus, China (2018). In addition to her life as a performer, she loves to teach and choreograph.

Anna is always learning new skills, improving existing ones and developing as a physical theatre performer. In her spare time she thoroughly enjoys challenging herself in Parkour with JUMP, training callisthenics and gymnastics as well as improving as an athlete and artist.

With special thanks to Phil Bearman.

Anna Simpson caught the eye the most though, with her daring aerial silks displays, which left the watching crowd spell bound.
George Harvey, 2017