As an actress, Em is the epitome of the American woman. She has a stimulating energy that exudes to cast and crew; her eyes and limitless expressions only enhance her abilities as an actor.
~Mike Gardner, Director
An accomplished, diversely talented performer, Emily grew up on a milking farm in rural New Hampshire . At the age of five she was singing on stage and through grade and high schools starred in musicals such as The Sound of Music , Peter Pan , and Little Shop of Horrors . She continued her stage work while obtaining her BA in Theatre, minor in Dance from Hamilton College and started classical voice training landing her roles in staged operettas.
Em began her West Coast film career in May 2006. She has numerous commercial credits and has been featured as an actress on television shows such as MTV's Room 401, Passions, Cold Case , Untold Stories of the ER , and the Do It Yourself Network. Em starred in independent films such as Up and Down Again, Her, Not the One, and Project HEX , and is highlighted as a vocal performer in the film, Sundowning. She has also held leading theatrical roles in music videos for bands like Shoeless Joe and Mars Hill. Em has also worked as a model for Saks Fifth Avenue .
Thank you for your tears and your athleticism. Thank you for your smile and your eyes. You came not knowing what to expect and your professionalism made my job so easy. You were outstanding.
~Jake Messier, Producer/Director
From 2002-2005 Em sang lead in the New England cover band ONE EYE OPEN . Em has also performed in duo groups such as Sweet Medicine , and with guitar virtuoso David Newsam singing classic and contemporary jazz, folk and pop tunes from Diana Krall, Eva Cassidy and Nora Jones. Songs in the Key of Em , Em’s first album with David Newsam is currently available.
As a singer, Em possesses the dexterity to command a room with a warm, sociable personality and an ability to connect with the audience on a personal level while delivering stirring vocal performance.
~Ed Gleason, Producer
Congratulations on a fine project! I fully intend to give it more airplay
~ Monica Hatch, DJ, WICN Worcester MA
of the CD Songs in the Key of Em