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Emily Heebner

Lecturer
Acting
College of Performing Arts; Department of Theatre

Biography

Emily Heebner stood-by on Broadway in Noises Off and played the role of Brooke on the first national tour with Carole Shelley. She has worked extensively with such regional theatres as Berkeley Repertory Theatre, Actors Theatre of Louisville, the Huntington, Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival and was a resident artist at A Noise Within for seven seasons. She's appeared on numerous commercials and television shows. Awards include several Dramalogues and an Inland Theatre Award. Directing work includes The Diviners, Our Town, Wilde Tales, and The Odd Duckling. As a writer, she developed documentary scripts for dvd special features for The Hours, Tuck Everlasting, The Hemingway Collection and The Passion. She also teaches Acting in the Adult Conservatory at South Coast Repertory.  Emily Heebner's YA novel Seneca Lake is under contract for publication in 2019 with The Wild Rose Press.