Meet Emily

Emily Price is from the city of Chicago and has been dancing since she was three years old. She is currently dancing with the Joffrey Ballet. This year she had the opportunity to work with Ashley Wheater, Christopher Wheeldon, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, and Thodos Dance Chicago studying the dance technique developed by Bella Lewitzky. Emily has performed in various Joffrey Performances including Copellia, Sleeping Beauty, The Nutcracker, and the Joffrey Gala performance. 

Before joining the Joffrey Ballet, Emily danced competitively and has won numerous awards, scholarships, and titles as a soloist. She has won Elite Dancer at WCDE, Jump VIP, Miss Showbiz, Hall Of Fame Inductee, Miss mini, junior, and teen at KAR, and Dancer of the Year. She has also had the opportunity to dance with the Rockettes in New York City and the Lion King on Broadway. 

Emily is currently a high school sophomore and is eager to start a professional dance career with the Chicago Repertory Ballet.