Emily Ling Williams

Assistant Director

Emily trained as a Resident Director at the Almeida Theatre, Jerwood Assistant Director at the Young Vic and Trainee Director at Paines Plough.

She most recently directed The Full Works, The Key Workers Cycle  by Josh Elliot at the Almeida Theatre. Before this she directed text me when you’re home by Zia Ahmed as part of Five Plays at the Young Vic. She has also directed shows at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, Omnibus Theatre, LAMDA and Rose Bruford. As an assistant director she has worked at the Almeida Theatre, the Young Vic, Chichester Festival Theatre, Arcola Theatre and Paines Plough. Emily has completed the Soho Theatre Writers Lab and has an MSc in International Politics from SOAS. She is currently attached to direct new work being developed at the Almeida Theatre, New Earth Theatre and Metal Rabbit Productions.