devynnemory/beastproductions photo by Lindsay Brown
devynn emory presents Wait for the picture, while I wait for the wave, a destruction, blending, renewal and revision of prior evening length works made by two artists. This work is an honesty of labor, an unveiling of essences, dynamics, and unknowns.
devynn emory is a mixed race and transgender New York dancer and choreographer who isn’t making work “about” it. devynn has a company devynnemory/beastproductions that has shown work at DTW, NYLA, BAX, Danspace, Movement Research, Roulette, Aunts, Dixon Place, Philadelphia Live Arts Festival, Philadelphia Dance Boom’s Motion Pictures, Arts and Ideas Festival in New Haven, and The London International Film Festival at the Place. emory has been awarded an Independence Foundation Fellowship, Fresh Tracks at DTW, a studio series at NYLA, a space grant at BAX, and a residency at Issue Project Room. As a dancer they currently work with Tere O’Connor and RoseAnne Spradlin. Previously emory has worked with Headlong Dance Theater for 10 years, Jerome Bel, White Oak Dance Project, Faye Driscoll, Daria Fain, Jen Rosenblit, Vanessa Anspaugh, Jules Skloot and Yve Laris Cohen.
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