Jemima is a freelance dance artist and musician based in London, UK. Originally from Belfast, Northern Ireland where she began dancing at the age of 3 training in Ballet, Irish dancing, Hip-hop and Musical Theatre.
Jemima went on to study at London Contemporary Dance School where she graduated with a First Class BA(Hons) in Contemporary Dance. She has been working professionally for the last five years with extensive experience in contemporary and commercial work.
Jemima has toured in various productions across the UK and internationally with Tom Dale Company’s ‘I-Infinite’, ‘Surge’ and ‘Step Sonic’, Avant Garde Dance Company’s ‘Fagin’s Twist’, James Cousins Company ‘Epilogues’ and Joss Arnott Dance ‘5|0’.
Her commercial credits include; Paloma Faith ‘Til’ I’m Done’ music video, Fleur East ‘Mine’ music video, Leif Coffield ‘Bloodstains & Love notes’ music video, Ellie Goulding ‘Close to Me’ performance at The X Factor Final 2018, SWATCH ‘Your Move’launch event for new collection SKIN and Plan B photoshoot with Atlantic Records.
Most recently Jemima was nominated for 2 awards at The Critics Circle National Dance Awards 2020; The Emerging Artist Award and Outstanding Female Modern Performance.
Jemima has always been a keen musician, singer/songwriter alongside her dance career. She has been writing, producing and working towards her first album release under the artist name MYMA.