Shakespeare Dancer made her racecourse debut at Southwell in a 7f Maiden on 9 May and finished 9th at 33/1, starting slow and running green.
She followed this up with a 4th place at 66/1 in a Wolverhampton Maiden and returned to that track on 16 July for another competitive contest and after racing just off the leaders for a long way was outpaced late on then eased as she finished 11th at 80/1.
She finished 5th at Bath on her handicap debut at 33/1 in what was a promising start to her handicap career.
She ran in a 1m 6f Handicap at Southwell on 14 November with Hannah Nunn aboard and finished 8th at 16/1.
She is entered in a 1m 3f 181yd Handicap at Leicester on Bank Holiday Monday.