Emily trained at the Performance Preparation Academy in Guildford in Musical Theatre and graduated in 2012. Since graduating Emily has gone on to become a Singing and Drama Coach, Director and Musical Director based in and around Berkshire.
Emily has worked as a creative on a range of musicals including, ‘Hairspray’ ’Honk’ , Rent , ’13’ , ‘My Son Pinocchio’ , ‘Cats’ and ‘Les Miserables’ .
She made her West End Debut as Assistant Director and Company Manager on ‘Geek, A New Musical’ (Tristan Bates Theatre, Covent Garden) in 2013.
Emily has been working as a singing coach for over 8 years, offering lessons in technique, repertoire, confidence building, vocal safety and Musical Theatre LAMDA. She completed her Level 1&2 in ‘Estill Voice Training’ a technique used widely by professionals and voice coaches all over the world.
She is extremely proud of the development of First Impressions over the last 5 years!
— EMILY SMITH, DIRECTOR