Executive & Artistic Director
Emily Haussler is the Artistic and Executive Director of RESILIENCE Dance Company (RDC). Since founding RDC in November 2019, Emily has choreographed two full-length works (Making Room; Stanzas & Sculptures), RDC's first dance film (There Are No Rules), and several smaller pieces for the company's repetoire. She has furthermore created multiple programs and opportunities to uplift dance artists in the St. Louis community and beyond (Seen: STL; Resource Center for Artists; Dance 24).
Overall, her work centers on building healthier, more sustainable dance communities by equipping dancers with resources for their mental health, physical wellbeing, and artistic success. She believes in the power of...