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EMERY HENDERSON

ACTOR

BIOGRAPHY

Emery Henderson is an up-and-coming singer and actor whose talents are being lauded across the nation. She’s most known for her turn as Penny Pingleton in the Hairspray national tour opposite RuPaul’s Drag Race star Nina West. Her performance left “the entire audience laughing” (The Harvard Crimson). Emery also wowed audiences as the mean Violet in the national tour of the holiday classic Charlie Brown Christmas Live.


This season, Emery dusts off her bluegrass chops to perform as Margo in Bright Star. Other notable credits include the US premiere of Folk at Chester Theatre Company, in which she played the role of Kayleigh.


Other regional credits include Natalie in Next to Normal, Alexandra in The Little Foxes, PB in One Slight Hitch, Young Emily in The Emily Dickinson Project, Teacher in Pemdas, Piper in Six Steps West, Jessica in This Is Our Youth, and Love and Information. Emery is also no stranger to the big screen, appearing as the lead role of Anna in Anna, and in Little Women (2019).

REPRESENTATIVES

THEATRE

Aaron Sanko


FILM/TV

Heather DeAngelo


ASSOCIATE

Nicole Redifer

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