Josie Bray

PART TIME FACULTY

DEPARTMENT OF PERFORMING ARTS


B.A. Emerson College
M.A. Emerson College

PUBLICATIONS

  • 2013
  •  Kent, Richard (Co-Author). (2013) Writing the Dance, Workbook and Journal for Dancers. National Writing Project.

CREATIVE WORKS

  • 2004
  • Regional: The Memory of Salt, (Animus Ensemble) Choreographer/Dancer

  • 2005
  • Regional: Promises, Promises (Animus Ensemble), Choreographer 

  • 2005
  • Regional: For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide, (Animus Ensemble) Choreographer 

  • 2006
  • Regional: Little Shop of Horrors, (Animus Ensemble), Choreographer 

  • 2006
  • Regional: Once Upon a Mattress, (Animus Ensemble), Choregrapher

  • 2007
  • First National Tour: A Year with Frog and Toad, First National Tour (ITheatrics), Assistant to Choreographer

  • 2008
  • National Tour: Suessical, (Theatreworks/USA), SDCF Observer and Assistant to Director/Choreographer

  • 2008
  •  Off-Broadway: What to Do When You Hate All Your Friends, (Four Chairs Theatre), Choreographer

  • 2008
  • Equity Showcase (NYC): A Dream Play, (St Ann's Warehouse), Choreographer 

  • 2009
  • Regional:  Ragtime,(The Kennedy Center), Assistant to Director/Choregrapher

  • 2009
  • Reading of New Play (NYC):  The First Settlers, Director

  • 2009
  • Equity Showcase (NYC):  A Midsummer Night's Dream (NyLon Fusion Theatre), Choreographer

  • 2009
  • Broadway: Ragtime, Assistant to Director/Choreographer

  • 2010
  • Workshop of New Musical (NYC):  Rich, Young, and Pretty, Choreographer

  • 2010
  • Equity Showcase (NYC): Fuente Ovejuna, (NyLon Fusion Theatre), Choreographer

  • 2011
  • Equity Showcase (NYC): Hamlet, (Gallery Players), Choreographer

  • 2011
  • Equity Showcase(NYC): Oliver, (Gallery Players), Choreographer

  • 2011
  • Regional: Ain't Misbehavin',  (Lyric Stage Company of Boston), Director/Choreographer

  • 2012
  • Workshop of New Musical (NYC): Diamond as Big as the Ritz, Director

  • 2013
  • Currently:  Working as a Creative Producer with U Rock Theatricals on two projects inteded for Broadway, Trevor and The Big Orange Splot.

     

AWARDS & HONORS

  • 1997
  • Honors Program Scholarship Recipient, Emerson College

               

     

  • 2001
  •  Gold Key Award. Emerson College

  • 2002
  • Emerging Artist Award, Green Street Studios (Cambridge, MA)

  • 2003
  • Theatre Education Masters Departmental Thesis Award, Emerson College

  • 2006
  •  IRNE Award, Best Choreography of a Musical

  • 2006
  • Performance Scholarship Award, Summer Stages Dance at Concord Academy

  • 2007
  • IRNE Award, Best Choreography of a Musical

  • 2008
  • Observership Award, Stage Directors/Choreographers Foundation (New York City)

  • 2014
  • Inclusive Excellence Faculty Fellow, Emerson College

Josie Bray

contact

josie_bray@emerson.edu
617.824.8780
Tufte 5th Fl.