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Emily Anderson



Emily Paige Anderson was born and raised in Dallas, Texas. She graduated from the Ailey/Fordham B.F.A. dance program in 2015. Her live credits include performing with the TL Collective at Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival in 2019, performing the principal role of ‘Terpsichore’ in the ballet ISADORA starring Natalia Osipova, with performances at the Segerstrom Center of the Arts and the Stanislavsky Theatre in 2018. She also performed for the company MOMIX under the direction of Moses Pendleton in 2017. Emily has performed works by acclaimed choreographers including Martha Graham, Merce Cunningham, Twyla Tharp, Alvin Ailey, William Forsythe, Peter Chu, Jessica Lang, Rich + Tone Talauega, Jacqulyn Buglisi, Jermaine Browne, Lisa Eaton, Luam and Jemel McWilliams, Olivier Casamayou, Ellenore Scott, Elena Vazintaris, Rena Butler, Vladimir Varnava, and John Carrafa. She is also represented in NYC for commercial print, lifestyle, and fitness modeling. Her commercial work includes campaigns for Uniqlo, Samsung, Moncler NYFW 2016, Sam Edelman, Marc Fisher, M.A.C Cosmetics, and Burger King. She has trained under dance institutions such as Joffrey Ballet Chicago, American Ballet Theatre, Alvin Ailey, Mark Morris Dance Group, Texas Ballet Theater, Cedar Lake, Springboard Danse Montréal and Movement Invention Project led by Alexandra Wells. Some of her dance work on film includes Last Week Tonight with John Oliver, The Post and Red Oaks. She has also performed in and movement directed music videos through Atlantic Records for the artist Boye & Sigvardt . Her favorite quotes is, “If I could tell you what it meant, there would be no point in dancing it.” – Isadora Duncan.

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