Emily Wanserski
Emily Wanserski

Originally from Atlanta, Georgia, Emily Wanserski graduated from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor with a dual degree in Dance and Political Science. Two suitcases in tow, Emily moved to Los Angeles in the Fall of 2011 to work as Heidi Duckler Dance Theatre's Managing Director. She has quickly adopted the SoCal lifestyle, food trucks, and sunshine. A dancer, writer, choreographer, and artist, Emily has presented work in New York City, Atlanta, Ann Arbor, and Detroit.

Recent Articles
From Time to Time: Heidi Duckler Dance Theatre Engages Audiences Across California
From Time to Time: Heidi Duckler Dance Theatre Engages Audiences Across California
The Duck Truck has provided a venue to direct arts engagement for over 520 young people in Inglewood, Boyle Heights, and Culver City.
Game, Set, Site: Reflecting on 'At the Oasis'
Game, Set, Site: Reflecting on 'At the Oasis'
Heidi Duckler Dance Theatre's mobile "Duck Truck" brings site-specific performances to various locations in Los Angeles.
Site-Specific Work To-Go
Site-Specific Work To-Go
Feedback is a traveling site-specific performance project by the Heidi Duckler Dance Theatre.
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