Fiona Jopp was born on the Gold Coast and began her training at The Gold Coast City Ballet with Dawn and Joy Ransley before finishing at the Palucca School in Dresden and the Royal Conservatory in The Hague. She was in the Australian production of Disney’s The Lion King in Sydney, Melbourne and Shanghai, Pimlico Opera's West Side Story in London, music videos for M.I.A and Calvin Harris, in Madonna's film Filth and Wisdom, World War Z by Marc Forster and Joe Wright’s Anna Karenina.
Whilst freelancing in London, she worked and toured with Michael Clark Company, Bonachela Dance Company, Emanuel Gat Dance, Javier de Frutos and Cameron Mcmillan.
During Fiona’s time with Sydney Dance Company she has performed choreography by Rafael Bonachela, Emanuel Gat, Jacopo Godani, Alexander Ekman, Gideon Obarzanek, Andonis Foniadakis, Gabrielle Nankivelle, Lee Searle, Cass Mortimer Eipper and Daniel Riley. She created her first work, so much, doesn’t matter for Sydney Dance Company and Carriageworks’ New Breed 2015 season.