devynn emory is a choreographer and dancer born and raised in Philadelphia, and has been in Ny since 2009. emory strives to make space for gendervariant and transgender bodies on stage, and makes work with their company devynnemory/beastproductions that supports this idea. He has held a Fresh Tracks Residency at DTW, a space grant residency at NYLA, a studio series residency at BAX, and a year long residency at Issue Project Room. emory was a New Edge Mix recipient, three-year resident choreographer of the Susan Hess Choreographers Project, and a recipient of the Independence Fellowship Foundation, all in Philadelphia. Work has been shown at Draftworks, DNA, BAX, AUNTS, Roof Top Series, Dixon Place, Movement Research, the Philadelphia Live Arts Festival, Philadelphia Dance Boom's Motion Pictures, Arts and Ideas Festival in New Haven, The London International Film Festival at the Place.
emory currently works as a dancer for Tere O'Connor Dance, and has worked for Headlong Dance Theater for 10years.