Actresses » Emma Laird Craig

Emma trained at The Royal Central School of Speech & Drama (BA Hons Acting), London, including the Moscow Arts Theatre. Beforehand she read English Literature at the University of Edinburgh.

Having cut her craft in the UK at Theatre Royal Haymarket, Theatre 503, the Gilded Balloon & Theatre Royal Stratford East she then worked in New York collaborating on new writing for stage, inspired by gaining an acting apprenticeship with LAByrinth Theatre Company. Credits include Kirsten in Strindberg’s Playing With Fire, Mrs. Sullen in The Beaux Stratagem and Jean in Sexual Perversity in Chicago. Emma has also enjoyed improvising in comedy sketch adventures online such as Casting Nina, Common Sense Police and The Venus Show and gaining on-camera experience in independent short film.

Building on these roots Emma is engaged in Women In Film & TV and the Women and Film Salon.