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Biography

As an actor, playwright, and dancer, Harrison continues to be produced in both the UK and USA. Most notably, she has worked with The National Theatre, BBC Radio 4, and A&BC Theatre Co (UK). In the USA with Berkeley Repertory Theater,  Aurora Theatre Company, Woman's Will, ACT, California Shakespeare Company and A Traveling Jewish Theater. Her latest radio play was produced in San Francisco and broadcast nationally on the PBS satellite network. 

She has co-directed, danced and choreographed with Bollywood Groove (Chicago), and been a member of the Contemporary Dance Troupe Akat. As a teacher she specializes in creating devised work with teens and young adults, using Laban Movement as a basis for character development. Harrison collaborates with choreographer Iu-hui Chua under the umbrella of 'Chaotic Cabal' (film and theatre).

Further development of Harrison's new stage play "Today I Live" has occurred at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art through the Graduate Workshop programme and at the University of California, Davis.  "Today I Live" has been funded by the Margrit Mondavi Fellowship of which she was a recipient in 2012.