Teige Bisnought

Company Dancer

Teige Bisnought is a 23-year-old dancer from Reading. He found his passion for dance at the age of 12, when he started taking Ballet classes with Monica Cleaver and joined a street Styles crew, Urban Stylez. Urban Stylez won many regional competitions as well as placing 7th at UDO Worlds in Glasgow.

His ballet training with Mrs Cleaver continued when he went to Arts Educational School, London. As well as obtaining his intermediate advanced RAD grading he also trained in contemporary, jazz and modern while he was at the school.

Teige went on to train at The Ailey School in New York furthering his technique in ballet and modern. He trained there for two years and then spent a year as an apprentice for Ailey II. Post- pandemic Teige worked with Black Dance Theatre: Encore! and freelanced working with multiple choreographers in New York. Teige ventured back to the UK and joined HUMANHOOD Dance Company in 2022 before. Teige returned to the UK to join HUMANHOOD Dance Company in 2022 before joining Phoenix Dance Theatre in January 2023 for Requiem. He returned to Phoenix as a Guest Dancer for the South African performances of Requiem and joins Phoenix as a Company Dancer in November 2023.