Last updated on August 18th, 2023 at 04:30 pm
Facts About Emma Portner
|Celebrated Name||Emma Portner|
|Age||28 Years Old|
|Birth Name||Emma Portner|
|Place Of Birth||Ottawa, Ontario|
|High School||Canterbury High School|
|School||The Ailey School|
|Height||5 feet 3 inches|
|Shoe Size||6 (US)|
|Body Measurement||32-24-32 inches|
|Married Date||3rd January 2018|
|Net Worth||$2 million|
|Source of Wealth||Dancing career|
|Current City||Los Angeles, California, U.S.|
Emma Portner is A Canadian professional Choreographer and Dancer. Already well known and respected in the dance world, she has recently become more recognized after marrying actress Ellen Page.
- A Canadian professional Dancer, Choreographer, and Dance Teacher.
- For her work on Justin Bieber’s ‘Life is Worth Living’ in 2015.
Early Life of Emma Portner
Emma was born in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. Her birth sign is Sagittarius. She began dancing since her early childhood. She was the only daughter of her mother Heather and father Dan Portner. Furthermore, she has two brothers named Dylan and Quinn. She is Canadian by nationality and belongs to white caucasian descent.
Talking about her education, She went to St. Peter High School in her early teenage days and graduated with honors in dance from the Canterbury High School in 2012. Then she attended Ailey School throughout 2013.
Career of Emma Portner
She started dancing in Ottawa at Leeming Danceworks before spending her summers with The National Ballet of Canada. She moved to New York City to train at the Ailey School when she was 16.
Emma Portner choreographed for Jim Steinman’s ‘Bat Out of Hell The Musical’. She has her own Dance Company called ‘Flock’d’. She teaches dance in New York, Canada, and Los Angeles. She also happens to be the youngest woman to ever choreograph a musical, ‘A Bat Out Of Hell.’ This musical was shown in Toronto and London’s West End. Her hard work has taken her in the high level of the dancing field.
Portner posted a YouTube video of her dance which garnered 50 million views and ultimately got her casting in Justin Bieber’s video. She choreographed and starred in Justin’s Bieber’s music video for his song ‘Life is Worth Living’ in 2015 and she also choreographed for Bieber’s ‘Purpose World Tour’.
Recently, she is busy with her dancing classes at Broadway Dance Center. Her classes are focused on contemporary choreography. Also, she teaches how to dance emotionally and expand the body limits.
Awards and Achievements of Emma Portner
- In 2012, she was awarded the American Dance Award for Young Choreographer of the Year.
- In October 2012, she released a collaborative short dancing film, ‘Dancing in the Dark’, with fellow dancer Matt Luck. The video has more than 550,000 views.
Net Worth of Emma Portner
Portner’s net worth is not confirmed, but she is estimated to be worth $2 million. She has made their net worth from her respective professionals - choreography skill and dancing skill.
Personal Life of Emma Portner
Emma Portner is a lesbian and a married woman. She is married to an actress Ellen Page. The couple started seeing each other from July 2017. They announced about their marriage in January 2018 and tied the knot on January 3, 2018.
They were spotted kissing after Ellen’s Emmy nomination and their relationship got confirmed. They wed silently and their photos were posted on Instagram. They seem to enjoy each other and fight for women’s rights and equality. They do not have any children yet.
Social Engagement of Emma Portner
Emma Portner is very much active on Instagram. She has 182k followers on Instagram, around 20 followers on Twitter and above 3k followers on Facebook.
Body Measurements of Emma Portner
Emma has a height of 5 feet 3 inches and she weighs 115 lbs. She has blue eyes and brown hair. She is gay. Her bra size is 31B and wears shoe of size 6(US). Her bra, waist, and hips are 32-24-32 inches respectively.
Trivias About Emma Portner You Need To Know.
- Before making it big, Emma swept floors at Battery Dance in New York in exchange for cheap studio space.
- Despite her success, Emma has faced rejection. She auditioned for Juilliard and was cut right away.