Emma trained at Goldsmiths, University of London and the Young Vic.
As director: Normal (Styx), The H Word (Shakespeare in Shoreditch Festival), 10 Scenes for Women (Theatre Royal Haymarket), Scan Artists (The Round House, Brighton Fringe Festival & The Yard), Balloons (Redbridge Drama Centre), The Fun Committee (UK Centre for Carnival Arts) & Heroes (Hen & Chickens).
Associate Director: McQueen (Theatre Royal Haymarket), The Sound of Yellow (Young Vic) & Tangent (New Diorama).
Assistant director: Aladdin (Salisbury Playhouse), McQueen (St James Theatre) City Stories (St James Theatre Studio), One for the Road/Victoria Station (Print Room & Young Vic), Just so Stories (The Pleasance) & Her Name was Pamela Mooney (The Belltable, Limerick).
Emma has directed several productions with young people which include: Those Long Uneven Lines, Earthquakes in London, Nights at the Circus, Biding Time, Pornography, Death and the Maiden (The Brit School), The Building Speaks (The Imperial War Museum), Henry VI Part 2 (The Dell Theatre, RSC, Stratford Upon Avon), Twelfth Night (The Ashcroft Theatre), Off the Menu (Wimbledon Theatre Studio), Journeys (Kairos Community Trust), Roots of Croydon (The Whitgift Centre) The Little Things in Life (Generate UK).
As dramaturg: It Made Me Consider Me (ND2/Gruff Theatre).