Emily Herring – Assistant Professor of Voice, University of Alabama.
Emily Herring was most recently seen in the title role of Always…Patsy Cline at the Virginia Samford Theatre in Birmingham. She has appeared in the national tours of Ragtime (Mother), Kiss Me, Kate (Kate), and The Sound of Music (Mother Abbess). Regional theatre credits include Secret Garden (Lily), A Little Night Music (Anne), Smoke on the Mountain (Vera), Godspell (Joanne), Into the Woods (Cinderella), Songs for A New World (Featured Singer), and Iolanthe (Phyllis). She has taught voice at Birmingham Southern College, “Rosie’s Broadway Kids” and the American Musical and Dramatic Academy in New York City, and at her private studio. She is active as a concert and cabaret artist throughout the Southeast, and also enjoys singing with big bands (Just Friends, The Joe Giattina Orchestra, and Celebration Winds) and at local charity events. A Mobile native, Emily holds degrees in Vocal Performance, from the University of Southern Mississippi, and the University of Tennessee, and is a student of the legendary Marni Nixon. She is a member of Actor’s Equity and the National Association of Teacher’s of Singing. Ms. Herring serves as Assistant Professor in Musical Theatre Voice in the Department of Theatre and Dance at the University of Alabama.