Iona began her training at Lucy Ford's Finch School of Dancing in Devon at the age of 4. She then went on to Bodywork Dance Studios at 18 graduated with a Professional Dance Diploma in 2012.
Iona also trained at Runway House after moving to London. Since then she has danced in China, performed with artists such as Tinie Tempah, Katy B and Nimmo. She has worked on online campaigns such as ASOSxADIDAS and the H&M and Balmain campaign featuring in both the commercial and Collection Launch Runway Show in New York. Iona is a company member of Boy Blue Entertainment and has had the pleasure of performing in pieces such as ‘Drug’ and ‘A Night with Boy Blue’ at the Barbican.
In 2018 Iona was part of Sharlene Carters autobiographical Hip Hop Theatre show ’13:60’ being involved in both the R&D and theatre performances.
Her exploration of creativity has also taken her to Portugal on a R&D with Rachel Kay exploring a ‘Love letter to Humanity’ and just recently Iona presented her own choreography ‘I Know Not These My Hands’ at ‘In Her Words’ for Artists 4 Artists and at The Place as part of Resolution 2019.
Iona is so proud to have not only been a member of Chrysalis from the beginning, but also had the pleasure of playing Lucifer in Lilith in 2017 and becoming Associate Choreographer. She would like to thank Jodie for the ongoing support and guidance through out her dance and artistic journey. Iona is very excited to share her first full length work with Chrysalis London.