Emily Robinson



Auckland, New Zealand


166 cm

Age Range




Career Highlights

Emily is a young actress who has been training and performing in singing, acting and dance since she was young. A passionate musical theatre performer, Emily has starred as the lead in a number of stage productions; most notably as Éponine In Les Misérables, Gabriella in High School Musical and Wendy in Peter Pan. On screen she has acted in feature film Silverville along with short films Polished and Balloons.


2018Northern Area Performance Theatre Awards - Best Youth Production (Centrestage Theatre Company’s "Grease")
2015Outstanding Actress Award - National Youth Theatre Company
20141st place Vocal Category (singing Whitney Houston’s "I will always love you") - Mangawhai’s Got Talent
20121st place Youth Vocal Category (singing Adele’s "Rolling in the Deep") - Mangawhai’s Got Talent
2009Awarded over 50 tap dancing awards over the past 8 years and a number of school performance awards

Short Film.

2020Ballons ElsaDir. Sebastian Hurrell

Short Film.

2016PolishedSchool Girl Dir. Connor Slattery

Feature Film.

2016SilvervilleYoung Alice, JennyDark Rose Productions
Dir. Rose Goldthorp


2013Vocal Variety Choir (Numerous public/television performances, including NZ’s Got Talent and Breakfast Television).Singer


September 2020Fiddler On The Roof In Yiddish (Fidler Afn Dakh)Onstage Swing for the roles of Hodl. Khave. Shprintze & BeylkeGordon Frost Organisation & Opera Australia
Dir. Sebastian Hurrell
August 2020Junior Theatre New Zealand Fundraising ConcertGuest Performer Westpoint Performing Arts Centre
2021Chicago Roxie Hart Stage It Productions. Centrestage Theatre
2021She'll Be Right: New Musical Workshop New Zealand Music Theatre
2020Virtual Theatre Company (Workshop Teacher)
2019Auckland Music Theatre’s 100th Birthday High TeaFeatured SingerAuckland Music Theatre
2019Junior Theatre Festival Teacher and Sponsors After EventPerformer
2019Les MisérablesÉponine (Lead)Auckland Music Theatre & Amici Trust
2019My Son PinocchioThe Blue FairyEncore Theatre Collective
2018CatsDemeterNational Youth Theatre Company
2018GreaseProm Night SingerCYT
2018Junior Theatre Festival PerformerGabriella - High School Musical 2)
2018Shrek the MusicalFionaNational Youth Theatre Company
2017Junior Theatre Festival PerformerGabriella - High School Musical 2)
2017OliverNancyNational Youth Theatre Company
Dir. Johnathan Alver
2017Peter PanWendyNational Youth Theatre Company
2016High School Musical GabriellaNational Youth Theatre Company (Civic Theatre)
Dir. Jonathan Alver
2016Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour DreamcoatNarratorNational Youth Theatre Company (ASB Theatre)
Dir. Jonathan Alver
2015Beauty and the BeastSilly GirlNational Youth Theatre Company
2015NYTC's 10th Anniversary Show, Bruce Mason TheatreLead Singing and Dancing RoleNational Youth Theatre Company
2015Seussical the MusicalGertrudeNational Youth Theatre Company (ASB Theatre)
Dir. Jonathan Alver
2014Little MermaidMersisterNational Youth Theatre Company
2014Wizard of Oz DorothyNational Youth Theatre Company (ASB Theatre)
Dir. Jonathan Alver
2013AladdinNarratorNational Youth Theatre Company
2013Basement Theatre Christmas Carol Show Singing RoleBasement Theatre
2013GreaseJoanie Casino (Lead)National Youth Theatre Company
2013Vocal Variety Choir (public/television performances incl NZ’s Got Talent and Breakfast Television)Singer
2012JosephEntracte Story Teller (lead Singing Role) (Lead )National Youth Theatre Company
2012PinocchioRobin (Lead)National Youth Theatre Company
2011Robin HoodMaid MarianCornwall Park District School
2011The Sound of MusicLead DancerNational Youth Theatre Company


2021Bakers Fresh Fiji Radio Advert Singer & Voice Over Sebbing Studios


Dance Technique classes with Claudia Bartlett - Encore Theatre Collective - 2019
Singing under the tuition of Jane Horder - 2019
Stretch & Strength classes with Claudia Bartlett - Encore Theatre Collective - 2019
Musical Theatre Workshop with Marc Tumminelli – Broadway Workshop, New York - 2017
New Zealand Performing Arts Association Programme (Junior Associate) - 2017
Acting Workshop with Andrew Eggelton - 2016
CIMTSS Musical Theatre Workshop with Sutton Fraser - 2016, Sutton Foster
Hip Hop and Jazz Dance Training - Claire Baxter School of Dance - 2016
Musical Theatre Workshop with Anton Luitingh and Duane Alexander 2016 - 2017 - 2016
Rehearsal Room Workshop with Peter Feeney - 2016, Peter Feeney
Toi Whakaari Two-day Workshop - 2016
Nikki Snelson Workshop - 2015
Singing under the tuition of James Doy - 2015, James Doy
Triple Threat Programme - National Youth Theatre Company - 2015, National Youth Theatre Company
Screen Acting Workshop with Paolo Rotondo - 2014, Paolo Rotondo
Centre City Musical Theatre Emerging Talent School 2013 - 2014 - 2013
National Youth Theatre 2011 - 2016 - 2011
Tap Dancing - BAL Advanced Exams (Honours Distinction) with Raewyn Burgess - 2004, Raewyn Burgess