Performing Arts Faculty
Amelia Broome is a certified Linklater voice teacher with over twenty years experience teaching voice, speech, and musical theatre. She has served as dialect coach for the Lyric Stage, Speakeasy Stage Company, Merrimack Repertory Theatre, Commonwealth Shakespeare Company, and the Huntington Theatre Company. She is on the Acting Faculty at Emerson College. Selected performance credits: NextDoor Theatre: A Little Night Music - Desiree (Spring 2016); Lyric Stage Company: Sweeney Todd –Mrs. Lovett; Rich Girl- Eve, Kiss Me Kate – Lilli Vanessi/Kate; Gloucester Stage Company: Spring Awakening – Adult Female (2014 IRNE nomination), My Old Lady- Chloe; New Rep Theatre: Master Class, as Maria Callas; Next Door Theatre: Steel Magnolias as M'Lynn; SpeakEasy Stage Company: Next Fall as Arlene, Adding Machine: A Musical -Mrs. Zero, The Light in the Piazza –Margaret Johnson- (2009 IRNE award best actress), Jerry Springer at the Opera - Zandra/Irene/Mary; Foothills Theatre: Tea at Five – Katharine Hepburn- (IRNE nomination best solo performance); Film: Edge of Darkness with Mel Gibson.
Member: AEA, MTEA (Music Theater Educators Alliance), and VASTA.
Office: Para 431
A Round of Applause...
Recent news highlights from the Department of Performing Arts.
Academy Fight Song involves PA alumni, faculty
in world-premiere production at Boston Center for the Arts.
Kinky Boots actor comes home.
Following a stint on Broadway, Lauren Chapman '12 returns to Boston in the Tony award-winning show's national tour.
Assistant Professor Christina Marin recieves service learning innovation grant
to support collaboration between Emerson's Theatre Education graduate program and ¡ACCIÓN! Community Theater (ACT) in Hyde Square.
Emily Skeggs '12 nominated for Tony Award
Emily Skeggs was with fellow Emerson alums when she learned that she had been nominated for a Tony Award (Best Featured Actress in a Musical) for her role in Fun Home.
No rehearsal needed: Students win theatre competition
They didn’t go to USITT to compete (in fact, they signed up after the race had begun), but a group of Performing Arts production majors took first place at the 2015 Tech Olympics!