Emily Wexler wearing a black and white striped shirt and sitting at a restaurant table with her head resting on her hand

Emily Wexler is a Bessie Award–nominated choreographer, dancer, writer, and educator. Her work has been seen in a variety of settings, from MoMA PS 1 to the cafeterias of senior citizen centers.


As a performer, Wexler has worked primarily with Kim Brandt, Rebecca Brooks, Ishmael Houston-Jones, Yvonne Meier, Jen McGinn, and Ryan McNamara.


  • Wexler teaches Choreography, Critical Dance Studies and Art and Social Justice at University of the Arts; Long Island University, Brooklyn, New York; and School of Visual Arts, New York, New York.

  • She holds a BA and an MFA in Dance from Hollins University, Virginia.

Visit Emily Wexler’s website.