Emily H. Gilson

Actor

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Washington, DC, 20008 USA

Physical Attributes:

Age Range:

17-28

Ethnicities:

Caucasian, Middle Eastern, Ethnically Ambiguous / Mixed Race

Attributes:

  • Female (gender),
  • 5' 2" (height),
  • 115 lbs (weight),
  • Slim (build),
  • Auburn Hair (hair),
  • Brown Eyes (eyes)

Skills:

Accents/Dialects Basic combat Drivers License
Fencing Foreign Language Horseback Riding
Shakespeare Training Singer Swimming
Yoga   

Roles:

Performing Arts

Title Role Position Director/Company Location
42nd Street Singers
Caroler
42nd St Singers/Kristina Harkness-Granados

Theater

Title Role Position Director/Company Location
Dark House
Judith Sutpen/Messenger
Tracy McMullan
Washington, DC
Vendetta Chrome
Vendetta
Zach Morris
Purchase, NY
Hair
Leata
Purchase Dance Theatre Lab
Purchase, NY
6 Stories Play (Staged reading)
Fern
Linsay Firman
Purchase, NY
Tantum Inferi Belli Viderunt (staged reading)
Safa/American Girl
Linsay Firman
Purchase, NY
The Field (staged reading)
Ghost Woman
Linsay Firman
Purchase, NY
For The Birds
Cassandra
Kris Wellman/Andy Roninson
Purchase, NY
Peter Pan
Nibs
Durst Family Humanities Theatre
Purchase, NY
The Odd Couple
Cecily Pigeon
Durst Family Humanities Theatre
Purchase, NY
The Vagina Monologues
The Vagina Workshop
Purchase, NY
Bang, Bang, You're Dead
Katie
Purchase, NY
Born Guilty & The Wolf in Peter (staged reading)
Stefanie
Shirley Serotsky, Theatre J
Washington, DC
Giant Shadows (staged reading)
Young Raya
Delia Taylor, Theatre J
Washington, DC
Iolanthe
Fairy/Ensemble
The Washington Savoyards
Washington, DC
Cymbeline
Guiderius
Regional
A Midsummer...Dream
Helena
Regional
The Importance of Being Earnest
Gwendolen Fairfax
Sarah Magno
Washington, DC
Oklahoma!
Ensemble
Washington, DC
The Music Man, Jr.
Marian
Andrew Baughman
Washington, DC

Film

Title Role Position Director/Company Location
Enemy of the Reich: The Noor Inayat Khan Story
SOE Trainee
Rob Gardner/Gardner Films
Baltimore, MD
The Robbery
Sarah (Supporting)
Nisa Sanders/American University
Lovesick
Mean

Online & Multimedia

Title Role Position Director/Company Location
Don't Drink It!
Andi (Lead)
Danielle Culver/Webseries
Purchase, NY
Sakes Fifth into Gucci
Principle
Kerry Cox/Video Installation
Purchase, NY

Television

Title Role Position Director/Company Location
Evil Twins
High Schooler (Supporting)
Sirens Media
Silver Spring, MD
Southern Fried Homicide
Janie Lynch (Featured)
Sirens Media/Investigation Discovery
Silver Spring, MD

Education & Training

School Teacher Degree/Course Location Year
Purchase College Conservatory of Theatre Arts (SUNY Purchase)
BA Drama Studies
Purchase, NY
2012
Signature Theatre Overtures Musical Theatre Institute
Andrew Long, Naomi Jacobson, Nancy Robinette
Acting Masterclass
Arlington, VA
2012
Signature Theatre Overtures Musical Institute
Karma Camp, Brianne Camp
Dance Masterclass
Arlington, VA
2012
Signature Theatre Overture Musical Theatre Institute
Heidi Blickenstaff, Tracy Lynn Olivera
Voice Masterclass
Arlington, VA
2012
The Studio Theatre Acting Conservatory
Serge Seiden
Acting
DC
SUNY Purchase
Gary Waller
Shakespeare
Purchase, NY
SUNY Purchase
Lenka Pichlikova
Commedia Dell'Arte and Pantomime
Purchase, NY
SUNY Purchase
David Bassuk/Lenora Champagne
Directing
Purchase, NY
The Studio Theatre Acting Conservatory
Nancy Paris
Acting
Washington, DC
The Studio Theatre Acting Conservatory
Kate Debelack
Acting
Washington, DC
The Studio Theatre Acting Conservatory
Colette Iglesias Silver
Movement and Improv
Washington, DC

Career Highlights/Additional Info:

  • Scene Studies/Workshops - At Studio Theatre, Washington DC: The Woolgatherer (Rose); Denise (Savage in Limbo); Helen (The Miracle Worker)
  • Emily is an enthusiastic, passionate, and versatile young actor-singer with extensive experience in theatre. Height: 5'2". Weight: 115 lbs. Eyes: Brown. Hair: Auburn. Vocal range: Alto/Mezzo Soprano.
  • Costumed Christmas Caroler with the 42nd Street Singers, Washington, DC metropolitan area, 2013 holiday season