On Camera Acting
AMDA Faculty since: 2017
Emily Nelson is an actress, improviser, voice-over artist and educator. Emily's stage work has included roles in such plays as, Cooking with Elvis, Home Free! and The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man in the Moon Marigolds. Some of Emily's on-camera credits include: True Detective, Superstore, Glow, Code Black, Swipe Right, Bones, The Mentalist, Cold Case, Boston Legal, Without a Trace and Made of Honor. Her teaching experience includes work with The David Kagan Studio, International Academy of Film and Television, Young Storytellers, Urban Anthropology Project, Creative Youth Community Learning Experience, The Shanti Foundation For Peace, Society for the Education of the Arts, The National Shakespeare Company, Actor's Creative Experience, Strike Anywhere! Improvisation, The Florida Studio Theatre and The Washington Island Players.
Emily teaches Acting for the Camera and Cold Readings.
B.F.A., Drama, Carnegie Mellon University