Emma Gibson

When We Fall (PlayPenn, 2020)


Emma is a British theatre-maker, now living in Philadelphia, PA. She has worked as an actress in London, Edinburgh, on tour and for BBC radio drama, and film. In Philly she has performed with many local companies and was the founding producing artistic director of Tiny Dynamite. Her first play, Water In My Hands, was selected for The Philadelphia Women’s Theatre Festival (Aug 2018), Spooky Action Theatre (DC) new plays in development series (March 2019) and The Liz Smith reading series with Miranda Theatre Company at The Cherry Lane in NYC (date tbd). She has an MA in creative and critical writing from the University of Southampton (UK), worked as a freelance journalist for The Guardian Newspaper, and also directs Shakespeare at The Shipley School.