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musical / April-June 2017 at the Arden Theatre Company, Philadelphia
Emily played the Queen, sang, and played piano, guitar, viola and accordion in this world premiere new musical at the Arden Theatre Company. THE LIGHT PRINCESS is adapted from the story by George MacDonald by Tony Lawton (book & lyrics) with music by Alex Bechtel.
presentations of Emily's musicals / July 2017 in NYC
untitled cherry orchard musical
Presentation of musical (book, music, lyrics, and performing) in development at Studio Tisch.
Presentation of musical (music, lyrics and performing) in development at Studio Tisch.
concerts / July 2017 in NYC
Rattlestick Playwrights’ Theatre New Songs Now!: EMILY GARDNER XU HALL
Writing music & lyrics, acting, singing and playing instruments. Emily performing her music as a featured artist in Rattlestick's New Songs Now! series.
MUSEMATCH X AT 54 BELOW
Writing music & lyrics. Making my debut as a composer at 54 Below: commissioned to write a song for charity event in support of The Shakespeare Forum.
EMILY GARDNER XU HALL IN THE NEW YORK TIMES
‘A precision-tooled performance by Emily Gardner Hall… Ms. Hall gives natural life to Kali’s extreme, lacerating ambivalence. This young performer is remarkably smooth in conveying spikiness…'