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Monday Feb 23rd Emily will be playing Sissy in Come Back to the Five and Dime Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean as part of Theatre East's Neighborhood Reading Series.
Currently IN PRODUCTION for Season 2 of
Terrible Shows I Wish I Were In
as series regular, Sam.
Episode 1 of Season 2 debuts on February 20th.
This April Emily will be appearing as 16 year old Mary Claire in the World Premiere of Tammy Ryan's play Tar Beach, directed by Luna Stage Artistic Director Cheryl Katz.
Performing in a closed workshop of Carol Ann Brammer's new play about an author who returns to her childhood home to finish a novel and ends up uncovering family history she never knew had been hidden. Emily plays a heroine from the author's novel who begins to seep into her life, and alter her path.
Played Belle and Gillian Cratchit in the Christmas Classic adapted by Romulus Linney
with Theatre East at O'Lunney's
Emily has been cast in the world premiere workshop reading of Devil and the Deep, a reimagining of Robert Lewis Stevenson's Treasure Island.
Music and lyrics by Graham Russel (of Air Supply) and Katie McGhee. Book and additional lyrics by Melissa Bell. Directed by Lisa Devine .
The Final Episode of Terrible Shows I wish I Were In has aired. Click on the image to access the whole series.
As You Like It with New York Classical Theatre, continues in Battery Park.
"Emily Verla is a vital and revivifyingly hilarious Audrey – finally, a production where it is clear as a summer’s day in the park why she falls for the unscrupulous Touchstone"
The First Two Episodes of Terrible Shows I Wish I were In are Live!
Emily Plays, series regular, Sam.
As You Like It
with New York Classical Theatre.
Central Park: May 29th-June 22nd
Prospect Park: June 24th-29th
Battery Park: July 1st-27th
Playing Nancy in Holy Ghosts by Romulus Linney. Monday May 5th at 7pm at O'Lunneys.
Make a reservation: ReadingSeries@TheatreEast.org
The first Theatre East Roundtable podcast is LIVE!!
Emily is the host of the discussion with fellow members of the Theatre East community about the recent explosion of classical works in NYC, and if they are reaching a modern audience.
Emily will be performing at Pioneer Works in Molly Lowe's original piece Hands Off: An Immersive Installation
as part of a benefit for Recess Art
Playing Nancy in Theatre East's reading of Truman Capote's The Grass Harp.
February 24th at O'Lunneys (148 W45th st)
New Headshots with Jordan Matter.
This is the new main shot:
See more shots on the Gallery page