Emma Knowlson

Corps de ballet

Emma Knowlson trained as a ballet dancer at the University of North Carolina, School of the Arts, with Susan Jaffe, Jared Redick and Eva Draw. Prior to that, she trained at the Charlotte Ballet Academy. After initial engagements, she joined Joffrey Ballet as a studio company member, dancing in the choreographies of Chanel DaSilva, Durante Verzola, Nicolas Blanc and Annabelle Lopez Ochoa. In 2021, she worked at the Mikhailovsky Theatre in St. Petersburg, where she performed in numerous productions of the classical repertoire and was featured in ballets by Nacho Duato and Mikhail Messerer. She then danced with Boston Ballet and has been an ensemble member at the Bayerisches Staatsballett since summer 2022.

Information as of 2022