Emily Garrison - Director, DRAMATURG, PLAYWRIGHT
EMILY GARRISON is a writer-actor-director and all-around helpful person living in Brooklyn. She has worked with Nightdrive, The Public Theater, Shakespeare in the Park, Ars Nova, The Neon Coven, The Horizon Theater, The Tony Awards, and on self-produced projects. Originally from Portland, Oregon, she attended Brown University for a degree in playwriting.
Writing credits: "Way Down Here" - Broad Views on Broadway Festival, No Man's Land Theater, Swarthmore Players Club New Play Festival (winner). "War Story" - Manhattan Repertory Theater, Production Workshop. "We're In Prison" - Horizon Theater New South Young Playwrights Festival, Production Workshop. "Strange and Splendid" - Production Workshop, Brown University.
Acting credits: "36 Questions" - Schapiro Studio/Columbia MFA. "Alien Nation" - (understudy) Nightdrive. "Way Down Here" - Broad Views on Broadway.
Directing credits: "Alien Nation" - (associate) Nightdrive. "Providence, Rhode Island" - (assistant) Nightdrive. "Ars Nova Gala 2018: Novaball" - (assistant) Ars Nova. "Thymus Vulgaris" - HB Playwrights.
Producing & other: Little Shop of Horrors off-Broadway (Asst. General Manager), Tony Awards (ticketing & operations management), Oscar at The Crown (Marketing Assistant)