Emma Portner: biography and latest news!

  • Choreographer, dancer
  • Born on Saturday 26 November 1994
  • Country: Canada

Emma Portner was born on November 26, 1994 in Ottawa, Canada. She grew up in her hometown with her two brothers. At the age of three, she began to practice dance, which quickly became her passion.

She took dance classes at the Leeming Dance Works in Ottawa and spent her summers training at the National Ballet of Canada. After several years of training, the young girl obtained her dance diploma from the Canterbury High School of Performing Arts. She then moved to New York City to attend the Ailey School, where she studied for a year.

Then she launched her career and her talent was rewarded by the American Dance Awards as young choreographer of the year. Her beginnings are a bit laborious, she has difficulty to make the public move for her shows, but everything changes when she choreographs and dances in the video Life is Worth of Justin Bieber. She will also take care of one of his tours.

Noticed, the young woman receives many proposals: videos, shows … At 23 years, she will realize the choreography of the musical: Bat out of Hell, then she creates several shows. She is now a recognized and respected artist in the entertainment industry. She founded her own dance company named Emma Portner and Artists. She also collaborates regularly with his wife Ellen Page.

On the heart side, she met Ellen Page in May 2017 and the couple made their love story official in July 2017. On January 3, 2018, they announce on their Instagram accounts, that they got married. In January 2021, Elliot Page announces his separation with Emma Portner.