Emerson Kafarowski (she/they) is a multidisciplinary artist and emerging Lighting Designer based in Tkaronto, Canada. A graduate of the X University Performance Production + Design program, she has worked on a variety of performances and workshops in dance, theatre, and live music. Emerson is grateful for the opportunities she has had to create and collaborate with many inspiring artists and companies, including The School of Toronto Dance Theatre, Amplified Opera, Sashar Zarif Dance Theatre, BoucharDanse, Citadel + Compagnie, and Fall For Dance North. In 2020, Emerson was awarded funding from X University that allowed her to build the prototype for EMRSN x EOS: An open-source project designed to bring financially accessible lighting technology to emerging artists, companies, and site-specific performances.
2021/22 Season: Where the Blood Mixes