Emily is an emerging screenwriter and playwright. Before becoming a writer, she originally trained as an actor at RADA.
In 2018 she won a place on Channel 4’s 4Screenwriting Course where she developed her pilot Land of My Fathers about a Syrian refugee coming to live in a small Welsh town. She was then selected to be part of the BBC Wales Writersroom group ‘Welsh Voices’ in 2019.
Her acclaimed play, Pavilion, premiered at Theatr Clwyd in Sept-Oct 2019, directed by Tamara Harvey and published by Faber & Faber.
In 2020 she was nominated as Theatr Clwyd’s writer for the English Touring Theatre program, Nationwide Voices, on which she received a seed commission. She was also commissioned by Theatr Clwyd to write her play Atlantis, which went on to win the George Devine Award in 2021.