1 June 2023 Emily is thrilled to be singing in the Irish Repertory Theatre Gala again this year! The show will be at Town Hall on Monday, June 12th!



14 September 2022 Emily had a blast shooting a grocery store commercial today! Keep your eyes peeled for a familiar face on social media grocery ads.

4 June 2022 Emily will be singing in the 2022 Irish Repertory Theatre Gala! The evening will celebrate the legendary Hal Prince, and features wonderful performances by Glenn Close, Joel Gray, Chita Rivera and more.

20 March 2022 Emily just got new headshots with the remarkable Michael Kushner. Check them out on her home page!

10 February 2022 Emily has concluded her maternity leave. She just started teaching again (Ages 7-15) over zoom with Theatre Academy Productions! 

13 January 2022 Emily had her first post-pandemic in-person audition! What a thrill!



1 January 2021 Check out Emily's commercial voiceover demo


26 October 2020 Emily just signed with Josselyne Herman & Associates. She is thrilled to be adding such a wonderful manager to her team!

8 September 2020 Happy Fall! Self-tapes are picking up as television and film begin returning. Emily is looking forward to getting back in the swing of things in NYC this month!

1 May 2020 Emily is so thankful for the JWS Community. If you're looking for artistic online classes, look no further than Jen Waldman Studio. Emily is enjoying all kinds of classes from Shakespeare to Rock Vocals. 

14 March 2020 Emily and her family are temporarily relocating to Raleigh, NC to be near family during to the COVID-19 pandemic. 

14 January 2020 Emily is easing back into auditioning after welcoming her first daughter on December 4, 2019. Baby Ellie Ross is healthy and wonderful, and such a blessing, and Emily is hopeful that she'll be working again later this year!



5 June 2019 Emily is excited to be singing in the Irish Repertory Theatre Gala, honoring Bill Clinton and hosted by Alec Baldwin. Rehearsals begin next week!

3 March 2019 Emily is thrilled to be back in NYC for the second part of audition season. 

18 February 2019 Emily will be teaching an Acting For Film Class at Theatre Academy Production

4 February 2019 Annie is open, and the reviews are in! It's a hit! Review 1  Review 2

5 January 2019 Emily is so excited to be returning to Cape Fear Regional Theatre for their production of Annie. She will be playing a Boylan Sister among other ensemble roles, and is exceptionally proud that her dog, Yankee Doodle, will be featured in the role of Sandy!



11 December 2018 Emily has been accepted into Bob Krakower's Advanced On-Camera Class!

19 October 2018 Emily is thrilled to announce that she'll be in a staged reading of a new play, BEST FRIENDS by Anat Gov.

13 Sept 2018 Emily is back in New York after an August of travels. She is enjoying sharpening her skills at Jen Waldman Studio and Caymichael Patten Studio.

9 July 2018 Emily will be playing the voice of "Victory"  in Night of the Neutron Dance. The play is part of New York Theater Festival's Summerfest. 

8 July 2018 Emily will be heading back to Americana Theatre Company to assist in casting and coaching the talented youth working on Legally Blonde Jr. 

2 June 2018 Emily is excited to be singing in the Irish Rep Gala concert on Monday, June 4th!

2 May 2018 The film, Dissonance, which Emily shot last year won THREE awards at The Los Angeles Independent Film Festival! - Best Picture, Best Original Score, Best Director! Congrats to all involved.

16 April 2018 Emily sang in "On the Spot," with several of her dearest friends. 

11 April 2018 That's a WRAP! Emily shot #FEMCLAP under the direction of Kaye Tuckerman.

2 March 2018 Emily had a blast singing in Americana Theatre Company's Cabaret. Check out the news story!

27 February 2018 The short film Emily shot last year, Dissonance, has been officially accepted into The 71st Festival de Cannes.  Exciting times!

19 February 2018 Come see Emily freestyle rap next week! Her graduation show from North Coast's Hip Hop Improv 101 will be Wednesday, February 28th at 6:00 pm at 22 West 32nd Street, 10th Floor, NYC.

15 January 2018 Emily is so excited to be singing in Americana Theater Company's cabaret on March 2!

10 January 2018 Emily is attending the A1 auditions this week! She's so honored and thrilled to have been selected from prescreens this fall, and looks forward to seeing old and new faces there tomorrow!

8 January 2018 Tonight Emily begins Hip Hop Improv 101. Having taken some of North Coast's workshops, she's super excited to be rapping with them every week. Save the date for their final show on Wednesday, February 28th!

2 January 2018 Emily is back in New York City, taking classes and auditioning. 


1 December 2017 Emily is loving Plymouth, and having a blast with It's A Wonderful Life!

14 November 2017 Emily is so excited to announce that she will be playing Mary Hatch in Americana Theatre Company's production of It's A Wonderful Life. 

23 October 2017 Emily had a wonderful run of The Sunshine Boys in North Carolina. Having quality time with her family, and the opportunity for them to see the show was such a blessing. Emily is back in NYC, ready for what's next!

9 October 2017 Emily started rehearsals today for Judson Theatre Company's production of The Sunshine Boys starring Robert Wuhl and Don Most.  What a wonderful cast! It's going to be a hilarious show!

21 September 2017 Clips from Raleigh, I Kinda Like You coming soon! Stay tuned!

18 September 2017 Emily will be jumping into Being Jane Austen (an improvised Jane Austen story) tomorrow night at The Pit Loft

14 September 2017 Emily's team, The Masterminds, will be performing tonight at 7:00 at The Pit Underground, and again with 10K Hours this Sunday at 6:30 pm. 

9 September 2017 Check out Emily's Not Another Romantic Comedy show tonight at The Pit LOFT at 10:30 pm. 

8 September 2017 Emily had her first day on set with Raleigh, I Kinda Like You today. Such a fun script!

16 July 2017 Come see Emily's 10K Hours Improv Team perform tonight at 6:30 and next Sunday, July 23 at 6:30, both at The Pit Underground!

12 July 2017 Check out Emily's next improv show, Not Another Romantic Comedy - 7:00 pm, July 20th at The Pit LOFT 

8 July 2017 Come see Emily improv in Snapple Facts at The Pit this Sunday at 7:00!

1 July 2017 Emily auditioned and was selected for a 10K Hours Improv Team, MASTERMINDS! She'll be playing with her teammates a few times a month at The Pit!

19 June 2017 Emily is returning to On the Spot tonight, and singing two of her favorites! Affordable tickets on Goldstar!

14 June 2017 The Irish Rep Gala last night was a night to remember! Pictures coming soon!

13 June 2017 Emily is so excited to improvise a RomCom at The Pit on July 20th! Here's the link for more info - hope to see you there!

18 May 2017 Emily is excited to announce that she will be singing in the Irish Repertory Theatre's annual Gala! With an introduction by Angela Lansbury and featuring stars such as Jeremy Jordan, it's sure to be a good night!

11 May 2017 Now that the contract is signed, Emily is thrilled to announce that she'll be heading down to NC to be a part of The Sunshine Boys by Neil Simon! Read more about Judson Theatre Company here, and also an interesting article about their audition process!

2 May 2017 Today's the day! Emily's on set for "Born in The Game."

1 May 2017 Emily is so excited to have been accepted into Shakespeare & Company's Weekend Intensive in NYC this week (May 5-7).

24 April 2017 Emily booked an awesome "RomCom" shooting in Raleigh! She'll be playing the role of Kathy, and can't wait! Check out the website for "Raleigh, I Kinda Like You"

23 April 2017 Emily booked her first SAG Feature! She will be shooting Born In The Game in DC in May. 

6 April 2017 Tonight, Emily begins the final level of Improv! Level 5 at The PIT!

28 March 2017 Emily shot a commercial for Bayside Volkswagen! It involved lots of improv, and was a total blast!

19 March 2017 Emily just had the best weekend at the JWS Toolbox Workshop. 14 hours of technique, audition prep, and learning about the biz. Jen Waldman is the real deal, y'all. 

4 March 2017 Emily graduates from Level 4 Improv at THE PIT today! Here's info for her show!

3 March 2017 Emily's Toyota Commercial has been released! Check out her dance skillzzzz

9 February 2017 Check out Emily's TV/Film Reel!

7 February 2017 Emily's episode of Hack My Life aired tonight! You can watch it here!

1 February 2017 Emily shot a commercial! It involved non-skilled dancing on a green screen....always a good time. 

21 January 2017 Emily wrapped Dissonance now, and is just waiting to see her work on screen!

12 January 2017 Emily was just invited to sing again with "On the Spot." She'll be performing 2/27 at The Broadway Comedy Club! 

10 January 2017 Emily began Level 4 Improv at The Pit tonight! The class is stellar, and you won't want to miss their show, March 4th! 

1 January 2017 Now that the contract is signed, Emily is excited to announce that she will be playing The Park Stranger in Toby Kearton's most recent short film, Dissonance!


22 Novebmer 2016 Emily booked a job singing in On the Spot on Decmeber 5th!

16 October 2016 Emily's Level 3 improv class is off and running! Final performance is December 18th! See you there?! :)

10 October 2016 Emily was cast in a short play at Manhattan Repertory Theatre! More details soon!

7 October 2016 What a week! Emily spent the week with Bob Krakower, in his TV intensive, and it was even better and more informative than everyone says it is. This guy is a genius.

3 October 2016 Emily had the priivlage of performing for, and meeting Anne Bogart today at Columbia University!

29 September 2016 Can't give too many details yet, but you'll want to tune into Hack My Life this spring to see Emily!

28 September 2016 Emily is on set in New Jersey today, shooting an episodic!

20 September 2016 Emily was selected to work on a Viewpoints Presentation by the Columbia MFA Directors!

17 September 2016 Emily graduated from Level 2 improv, and will begin Level 3 this fall! Her Level 2 show was a big success, and tons of fun! Photos coming soon!

1 September 2016 Emily's Improv Show was a big success! On to Level 2!

31 August 2016 Emily's first public improv performance is tomorrow at The Pit!

29 July 2016 Emily was accepted into the presitigous MN Acting Studio!

13 July 2016 Emily had her first improv class at The Pit!

29 May 2016 Emily got married! Here's a sneak peak of the wedding video!

18 May 2016 Emily was selected to perform in NAMASday with the wonderful B-Side Productions. Stay tuned for a video of her work!

17 March Emily won the "Improv Your Life" scholarship for improv classes at The Pit!

25 February 2016 Emily's Southeast agents, Terri and Julie visited New York! Great to catch up with them!


3 December 2015 Emily is back in The Big Apple!

8 November 2015 Check out the trailer for South Pacific!

7 November 2015 South Pacific opened tongiht, and the evening was truly spectacular!

28 October 2015 Emily's film "Goodbye" has made it into several festivals over the next few months! More details on the festivals later, but in the meantime, check out the Teaser!

20 October 2015 Emily began rehearsals for South Pacific at Pacific Coast Repertory Theatre. She is so happy to finally be in this beautiful show! Check out the article on BroadwayWorld. 

10 October 2015 The Producers was nominated for The Theatre Bay Area award for Outstanding Choregraphy. Huge congrats to Erica Hartono, the kindest and most wonderfully supportive choreographer. Emily was honored to be one of her dancers this past summer, and looks forward to attending The TBA Awards!

4 September 2015 Emily is back in New York, auditioning and enjoying her favorite city in the world!

14 August The Producers made The Regional Roundup! How cool!

10 August 2015 Great review for The Producers!

8 August 2015 Successful opening! Check out this video from I Wanna Be a Producer

7 August 2015 Opening night...it's opening night of The Producers

11 July 2015 What a great first day of rehearsals! Woodminster Amphitheatre is an awesome theatre space in the Oakland Hills, and the people working with Emily are wonderful!

1 June 2015 Emily is honored to be singing in the Irish Repertory Gala, hosted by Matthew Broderick and Sarah Jessica Parker. 

30 April 2015 Emily is thrilled to be heading out to the West Coast for Woodminster Summer Musicals' Production of The Producers. She will be in the female ensemble, and understudying the role of Ulla. 

31 January 2015 Emily shot a webisode this morning! She played a disgruntled restaurant goer in "Clench and Release." Stay tuned for footage.


7 December 2014 - That's a wrap! Emily spent the weekend shooting "Goodbye," with Tom Messina (director) and Marshall Rao (DP). More information, clips and photos to come!

28 October 2014 - Emily was asked to participate in another reading of Emmy Winner Hal Corley's play "Bailey's Crossroads Opportunity School"

20 October 2014 - Emily was cast in a short film under the direction of Tom Messina, "Goodbye."

20 September 2014 - Emily had a great day shooting for inception digital. Check it out!

22 August 2014 - Great run of "I'll Say She Is"! After an entirely sold out run, Emily can't wait to see where this show goes!

7 August 2014 - More great press for "I'll Say She Is"! 

Theatre Pizzaz

Theater Mania


5 August 2014 - Great press for "I'll Say She Is," which opens this Sunday, August 10. It's been declared a "must-see" for the festival! Here are some links!

Wall Street Journal


Ken Davenport

20 July 2014 - Emily was cast in a Fringe Show! "I'll Say She Is" is the lost Marx Brothers Musical, being revived in the 2014 Fringe. Check out the website! She will be playing a showgirl, and featured as The Fairy Of Wall Street.

12 March 2014 - Emily was cast as a small role in Deadly Devotions. She spent the day on set today! More details and air date to be released soon. 

30 January 2014 - Coming up on February 3, Emily will be reading stage directions in a reading of a new play by Emmy-winner Hal Corley. Click here for more info!

25 January 2014 - Emily will be performing as Buffy the Vampire Slayer in an NYC version of Pauper Players' Broadway Melodies.

21 January 2014 - I Love You Because was a success! Emily had a blast playing the lead role of Marcy Fitzwilliams.

19 January 2014 - Dana Perino loved the show last night!

5 January 2014 - Check out this awesome reading Emily is in later this month! Click the link for the promo video, and information about how you can donate and get tickets! I Love You Because


30 January 2014 - Coming up on February 3, Emily will be reading stage directions in a reading of a new play by Emmy-winner Hal Corley. Click here for more info!

25 January 2014 - Emily will be performing as Buffy the Vampire Slayer in an NYC version of Pauper Players' Broadway Melodies.

21 January 2014 - I Love You Because was a success! Emily had a blast playing the lead role of Marcy Fitzwilliams.

5 January 2014 - Check out this awesome reading Emily is in later this month! Click the link for the promo video, and information about how you can donate and get tickets! I Love You Because

11 August 2013 - Emily moved back to New York! Let the auditioning begin again!

6 July 2013 - "The most visually exciting part of the production can be credited to Leslie Owens-Harrington’s crisp and fluid choreography. The cast features some immensely talented dancers..." Check out the great review!

28 June 2013 - Opening Night was a Success! 

24 June 2013 - Rehearsals are going well, and opening night is June 28, 2013! Emily is having so much fun with this great cast, and creative team!

18 June 2013 - Emily moved to Richmond to be in Virginia Repertory Theatre's production of The Music Man! Opening night is just 10 days away! Click here for ticket information!

16 June 2013 - Closing show for Legally Blonde. What a journey it has been! Farewell Fredericksburg, and Legally Blonde cast!

29 May 2013 - Emily was cast in The Music Man at Virginia Repertory Theatre, as a featured female dancer! 

9 May 2013 - Opening weekend was a success! Check out this article from the local Fredericksburg newspaper!

18 April 2013 - Emily is reprising the role of Brooke Wyndham in Legally Blonde at Riverside Center in Fredericksburg, VA. Rehearsals are going well, and opening night is May 4, 2013! She is having so much fun, and especially loves the flexibility of being able to travel to DC and New York for auditions when she's not working. For ticket information, click here!

18 March 2013 - Emily is busy rehearsing for her upcoming concert at Carnegie Hall. On April 12, Emily will sing with Essential Voices USA and the New York Pops in celebration of Stephen Schwartz's Birthday. Soloists include Jeremy Jordan, Norm Lewis, Julia Murney and Jennifer Laura Thompson. Click here for tickets!

20 February 2013 - Emily is back in the city, auditioning!

18 February 2013 - Emily's webisode, Downtown Girls, aired a few weeks ago. Check out Episode 4 at 1:39...don't blink or you'll miss her!

17 February 2013 - Emily's closing performance of Legally Blonde was today. What a wonderful show! Emily is bittersweet to leave North Carolina

10 February 2013 - What are you doing on Tuesday, February 12th? You should come see Emily & members of the  Legally Blonde Cast in the Cape Fear Regional Theatre Cabaret at Marquis Market (116 Person St). FREE show, and donations will go to benefit the Leonard McLeod Scholarship Fund! Read what Emily had to say about the event in the Fayetteville Observer.

6 February 2013 - GREAT NEWS! Legally Blonde tickets are hot hot hot! The show has been extended through February 17th now! Click here to watch the trailer! Click here to buy tickets!

30 January 2013 - More pictures in the Fayetteville Observer!

27 January 2013 - What an amazing opening of Legally Blonde! Check out photos!

7 January 2013 - OMIGOD YOU GUYS! Tickets to Legally Blonde go on sale one week from today! Ticket Info!

2 January 2013 - Emily moved to NC for the next 8 weeks! Rehearsals began today for Legally Blonde! So far the cast could not be more welcoming, and she's having a blast getting "Whipped Into Shape."


15 November 2012 — "OMIGOD YOU GUYS!" Emily accepted a contract to play Brooke Windham in Legally Blonde at Cape Fear Regional Theatre in January/February 2013! 

12 October 2012 — Emily sang tonight in "Some Enchanted Evening" with the NY Pops. The Carnegie Hall concert featured the music of Rodgers & Hammerstein, and soloists Kelli O'Hara, Paulo Szot, and Aaron Lazar. 

1 October 2012 — Emily was accepted into Matthew Corozine Studios, and had her first class today! Cheers for "getting out of her head" as she explores Meisner Technique for the first time! 

13 September 2012 — Emily Roadtripped with her dear friend, and fellow actress, Sarah Ledtke to see their mutual friend Kate Cherichello star in her opening night at The Fulton Theatre in Lancaster, PA. They thoroughly enjoyed Gypsy, and had a blast at the opening night party. What a gorgeous theatre with such kind people. 

27 August 2012 — Emily just returned to NYC after a very successful residency in North Carolina with Ground UP Productions. Listen to her radio interview about Ground UP and their production of "Almost Maine" on campus at UNC. 

14 August 2012 — Emily was honored to sing with Judy Clurman's choir at the funeral of Marvin Hamlisch this morning. "The People's Composer" had a full house, as usual. 

12 August 2012 — Emily shot three Ben & Jerry's "Commercials" for her friend's webisode, "Sebby & Dani and also Dan," which will air at UCB on Monday! Check them out!
Ben & Jerry's 1 | Ben & Jerry's 2 | Ben & Jerry's 3 | 

12 July 2012 — Emily's episode of "School Spirits" aired on Syfy last night!! PICTURE

21 June 2012 — Emily recently joined "Ground UP Productions," a well-respected theatre company in New York. Emily is excited to begin her work with Ground UP in August at their upcoming residency at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. 

7 June 2012 — Emily just recorded "Reality TV" for her dear friend, up and coming composer Ben Boecker. 

6 June 2012 — Casting complete for the upcoming Irish Repertory Production of "Oliver." Read more at Playbill. 

28 May 2012 — Emily was just cast as an ensemble member in the Irish Repertory Production of "Oliver" starring Brian Stokes Mitchell, Melissa Errico, and James Barbour. 

21 May 2012 — Emily sang with Essential Voices USA alongside Brian Stokes Mitchell tonight at the Annual Actor's Fund Benefit. 

20 April 2012 — Check out Emily's upcoming concert at Carnegie Hall on April 30! She will be singing with Essential Voices, alongside Broadway stars Norm Lewis, Marin Mazzie, Brian d'Arcy James, to name a few. Click here for tickets! 

12 April 2012 — Emily auditioned for One on One today, a highly competitive, members-only acting studio that brings top industry guests in for classes and seminars. Emily was happily accepted and will have her orientation next week! 

27 March 2012 — Emily booked a featured role on a new TV show that will air on Syfy in June! Stay tuned for details. 

19 March 2012 — Emily is in London for the week! 

23 January 2012 — Emily recently auditioned, and was accepted into Essential Voices, USA. Essential Voices is a world-renowned chorus that performs at various events, such as the Rockefeller Tree Lighting. Stay tuned for more information regarding upcoming gigs! 


28 December 2011 — Emily moved back to NYC, just in time for audition season! 

17 December 20121 — Emily returned to NYC for a few auditions! 

12 December 2011 — Emily's Tour came through Raleigh, and they had two great shows Meymandi Hall! It was so fun to have lots of family and friends in the audience! 

27 October 2011 — Emily accepted an offer to go on tour with "The Best Christmas Pageant Ever." Stay tuned for details regarding the tour schedule, and when the show will be coming to a city near you!! 

11 October 2011 — That's a wrap! Emily shot the Discovery Channel Film and had a blast! Stay tuned for details on when you can check it out! 

4 October 2011 — Emily booked a small role on a TV show for the Discovery Channel! Filming begins next week! 

29 September 2011 — Emily is excited to begin her voiceover career, working with Dorianne Elliot, a voiceover casting director at Phantom. 

13 September 2011 — Emily joined Jen Waldman Studio, a wonderful environment to learn and grow artistically. 

1 August 2011 — Emily got a job at Brother Jimmy's BBQ. Come visit! 


12 August 2010 — Emily is moving to Manhattan where she will pursue acting and musical theatre. 

6 September 2010 —Emily was cast in her first NY Production! She will appear as "Actress" in Post-Its by Paul Dooley and Winnie Holzman at the Times Square Arts Center. 

19 March 2010 — Opening night of "I Love You Because" was a big hit. The show runs through Tuesday 23 March.

31 January 2010 — Emily wants to help Flo sell Progressive Insurance. Watch her audition for a spot on their commercials.


10 December 2009 — Emily was recently cast as Marcy Fitzwilliams in  UNC Pauper Player's upcoming production of "I Love You Because." She  looks forward to beginning rehearsals in January. The show opens  March 19.

05 December 2009 — Emily will be performing this weekend at Marbles Children's Museum in downtown Raleigh with the Tarheel Tale Tellers.

01 November 2009 — Emily has been selected to understudy in Playmakers Reperatory Company's Nicholas Nickleby, showing Nov 11 through Dec 20 at the Paul Green Theater in Chapel Hill

09 September 2009 — Emily will be performing this weekend as a part of the 2009 North Carolina Literary Festival