ABOUT

Emma Colton is a Jewish Asian-American artist with a professional background in dance and videography. Originally from South Florida, she graduated from Bucknell University in 2015 with a BA in psychology and dance. Emma’s experimental video art uses dance movement to portray her curiosity on identity and various politics. Her work has been featured in Wonderful World of Dance, Dance Magazine, Triskelion Arts, The Tank Theater, Dixon Place Performing Arts Theater and most recently Lincoln Center and Portland Dance Film Fest. Emma aims to make real and authentic impacts in all communities. 

"The Perfect Smile" a piece I choreographed to address the 

inequality in US dental health care known as the silent epidemic. Inspired by the book "Teeth" by Mary Otto. 

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