• DEDICATED CREATIVE ARTS CAMPUS

Emily Piercy Emily Piercy
Part-Time Lecturer

 

Teaching Areas: FdA Dance, FdA Musical Theatre

 

Specialist Areas of Delivery:   Classical Ballet, Contemporary Dance

 

Biography

Emily trained as a professional dancer at Elmhurst Ballet School and London Contemporary Dance School. After completing her studies she joined Matthew Bourne's company New Adventures, where she performed in many of their productions including Swan Lake, Cinderella, Car Man and Play Without Words. She was a core member of the company, creating roles and touring with them for 13 years.

 

After leaving the company she worked as a freelance performer for companies such as English National Opera, Derby Playhouse and Unicorn Theatre.

 

In more recent years Emily has worked as a movement director and choreographer for both opera and theatre. She teaches contemporary dance and ballet to all age groups on a freelance basis and runs her own creative dance class for very young children.

 

Other Information

Royal Opera House - revival choreographer, Salome

New Vic Theatre - movement direction, Thrill of Love

Edinburgh Fringe - choreography, Between Empires

Glyndebourne Opera - revival choreographer, Carmen 

 

Contact

Email: emilyapiercy@hotmail.co.uk / e.piercy@nbcol.ac.uk