Higham attended Misbourne School in Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire. She has appeared in Crooked House as Ruth (2 episodes), Cassandra's Dream as Helen, Ella Enchanted as Olive, Ella's stepsister and Hattie's sister, Doctors, Persuasion as Louisa Musgrove, Born and Bred as Amy Marl, Gideon's Daughter as Girl playing Richard III, and I Shouldn't Be Alive as Jennifer.
She has also worked in theater, including a stint with Actors of the London Stage where she played Juliet (among other roles) in the production of Romeo and Juliet
- "'I Shouldn't Be Alive'". IMDb.