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Emily Chase

Emily Chase recently directed Eight Nights at Antaeus (LA Times Critics Choice, Ovation Recommended). Her other directing credits include Dakin Matthews’s Divorce Court Hell  (Antaeus); productions at Sierra Madre Playhouse, The Road Theatre, Theater 40, and numerous developmental workshops at Antaeus, The Road Theatre, Playwrights Union, Moving Arts, Met Theater, and Classical Theater Lab. Her past classes at the Antaeus Academy include: It’s Alive! The Nuts and Bolts of Acting in New Plays; Modern Classics; and Ringing the Rafters: Voice for the Classical Actor. She has taught acting and directed productions at UCLA, the University of Southern California, U.C. Riverside, AMDA, and A Noise Within. She is the Director of the Antaeus Playwrights Lab. As an actress, she has performed at Antaeus in As You Like It, Tonight at 8:30, Cousin Bette, Peace In Our Time, Patience, Trial By Jury, The Liar. Additional acting credits include South Coast Rep, Mark Taper Forum, The Matrix Theatre, The El Portal Theatre, Getty Center, Ford Theater, and in TV, film, and web series. She recently starred in the film Ready, which was selected by the Cannes Short Film Corner. Emily earned her M.F.A. from UCLA.

July 20 – September 10, 2017
2017_ As You Like It 2 Photo by Daniel G. Lam
October 13 – December 18, 2011
Peace in Our Time_PC_ Steven Brand
October 24 -December 20, 2009
Nike Doukas and Daniel Bess in Cousin Bette (PC Michele K. Short)
October 20 – December 23, 2007
Rhonda Aldrich_Tonight at 8_30_Unknown Photo Cred
April – May 2001
TRIAL BY JURY ensemble
February 3 – 27, 2000
The Liar 2000
November 6 - December 20, 1998

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