Emily Robinson

Profile

Location

Auckland, New Zealand

Height

166 cm

Age Range

15–20

Ethnicity

NZ/European

Career Highlights

Polished (SF)
Role: School Girl Director: Connor Slattery

Silverville (FF)
Dark Rose Productions
Role: Young Alice, Jenny Director: Rose Goldthorp

High School Musical 1 and 2 (Theatre)
National Youth Theatre Company (Civic Theatre)
Role: Gabriella Director: Jonathan Alver

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat (Theatre)
National Youth Theatre Company (ASB Theatre)
Role: Narrator Director: Jonathan Alver

Awards.

2015Outstanding Actress Award
20121st place youth vocal category (singing Adele’s Rolling in the Deep)
2009Awarded over 50 tap dancing awards over the past 8 years and a number of school performance awards

Short Film.

2016PolishedSchool Girl Dir. Connor Slattery

Feature Film.

2016SilvervilleYoung Alice, JennyDark Rose Productions
Dir. Rose Goldthorp

Television.

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

Theatre.

2017OliverNancyThe National Youth Theatre
Dir. Johnathan Alver
2017Peter PanWendyNational Youth Theatre Company
2016High School Musical 1 and 2GabriellaNational 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 GertrudeNational 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
2013Basement Theatre Christmas Carol Show Singing RoleBasement Theatre
2013GreaseJoanie CasinoNational Youth Theatre Company
2012JosephEntracte Story Teller (Lead Singing Role)National Youth Theatre Company
2012PinocchioRobin (singing and acting role) (Lead)National Youth Theatre Company
2011Robin HoodMaid MarianCornwall Park District School
2011The Sound of MusicLead DancerNational Youth Theatre Company

Training.

Acting Workshop - 2016, Andrew Eggelton
CIMTSS Musical Theatre Workshop - 2016, Sutton Foster
Hip Hop and Jazz Dance Training - 2016, Claire Baxter School of Dance
Musical Theatre Workshop - 2016, Anton Luitingh and Dune Alexander
Rehearsal Room Workshop - 2016, Peter Feeney
Singing Tuition - 2016, James Doy
Two-day Workshop - 2016, Toi Whakaari
Nikki Snelson Workshop - 2015
Triple Threat Programme - 2015, National Youth Theatre Company
1st place vocal category (singing Whitney Houston’s I will always love you) - 2014, Mangawhai’s Got Talent
Screen Acting Workshop - 2014, Paolo Rotondo
Centre City Musical Theatre Emerging Talent School - 2013
National Youth Theatre - 2011
Tap Dancing - working towards BAL Advanced exams (passed all exams with Honours Distinction) - 2004, Raewyn Burgess