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Emerson Collins

 
Bio:
Emerson Collins is an actor, producer and TV personality who starred in four seasons of BRAVO's hit social series The People's Couch. Emerson most recently produced and starred in A Very Sordid Wedding, the sequel to Del Shores' cult-classic Sordid Lives through his company Beard Collins Shores ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Emerson Collins is an actor, producer and TV personality who starred in four seasons of BRAVO's hit social series The People's Couch. Emerson most recently produced and starred in A Very Sordid Wedding, the sequel to Del Shores' cult-classic Sordid Lives through his company Beard Collins Shores ... (read complete bio)

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FOX Live Televised Production, 2019
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Emerson Collins Biography

Emerson Collins is an actor, producer and TV personality who starred in four seasons of BRAVO's hit social series The People's Couch. Emerson most recently produced and starred in A Very Sordid Wedding, the sequel to Del Shores' cult-classic Sordid Lives through his company Beard Collins Shores Productions. The film stars Bonnie Bedelia, Leslie Jordan, Caroline Rhea, Dale Dickey, Carole Cook, Tony Award-winner Levi Kreis and has a cameo from Whoopi Goldberg. He also directed Del Shores' newest one man show "Six Characters In Search Of An Author."





Emerson Collins News

Laguna Playhouse to Present THE SKIVVIES: SLEIGH MY NAME, THE WONDERFUL WINTER OF OZ  Photo Laguna Playhouse to Present THE SKIVVIES: SLEIGH MY NAME, THE WONDERFUL WINTER OF OZ & More This Holiday Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 9, 2022

Laguna Playhouse will present four magical ways for you to celebrate the holiday season with four extraordinary holiday experiences; THE WONDERFUL WINTER OF OZ: A HOLIDAY PANTO, THE SKIVVIES: SLEIGH MY NAME, and more.

The Del Shores Foundation Presents First Del Shores Foundation Writers Festival Next  Photo The Del Shores Foundation Presents First Del Shores Foundation Writers Festival Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Aug 17, 2022

The Del Shores Foundation presents its first weekend-long Del Shores Foundation Writers Festival September 9-11, 2022 at the Trinity River Arts Center in Dallas. The festival will feature live stage readings of all three winning scripts from the first Del Shores Foundation Writers Search along with panels featuring industry experts in theatre and film focused specifically on writing.

Inaugural Del Shores Foundation Writers Search Winners Announced Photo Inaugural Del Shores Foundation Writers Search Winners Announced
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 9, 2022

From August to December, LGBTQ+ identifying writers living in thirteen Southern states submitted their unproduced plays, screenplays and shorts/web series scripts to the Del Shores Foundation Writers Search. Through a series of judging panels assembled from industry professional across the arts and entertainment industry, here are the selected winners:

I DREAMED A DREAMGIRL Starring Emerson Collins and Blake Mciver to Hit the Road This  Photo I DREAMED A DREAMGIRL Starring Emerson Collins and Blake Mciver to Hit the Road This Summer
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 6, 2022

The stars of four seasons of BRAVO's hit social series 'The People's Couch,' EMERSON COLLINS and BLAKE McIVER EWING are performing together for the first time and launching a national tour of their new live duo musical cabaret nonsense show I DREAMED A DREAMGIRL.

Uptown Players Presents BROADWAY OUR WAY 2022 Photo Uptown Players Presents BROADWAY OUR WAY 2022
by A.A. Cristi - May 31, 2022

Uptown Players presents its 19th annual fundraiser Broadway Our Way '22. This year's production is written and directed by B.J. Cleveland, choreographed by Andrew Coopman with music direction by Kevin Gunter and Kelley Poche Rodriguez and musical arrangements by Adam C. Wright. Broadway Our Way will run June 9 - 12, at the Kalita Humphreys Theater. This year's event includes the return of two special guests, Emerson Collins and Black McIver

FALSETTOS, HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH & More Announced for BroadwayHD Pride Month Line Photo FALSETTOS, HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH & More Announced for BroadwayHD Pride Month Lineup
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 31, 2022

BroadwayHD is delivering a variety of titles this June for viewers at home to stream. Additionally, they offer an extensive list of titles and documentaries worth viewing in honor of Pride month!

BWW Interview: Chatting with Blake McIver Ewing on Musical Theatre, Performing and Mo Photo BWW Interview: Chatting with Blake McIver Ewing on Musical Theatre, Performing and More!
by Jared Fessler - May 17, 2022

Recovering Child Co-Star from Full House, The Little Rascals, Hey Arnold, Recess, Ragtime the Musical and more! Recently seen on BRAVO's The People's Couch and the series finale of Fuller House! He is also a vocal coach and podcaster!

BWW Previews: A VERY SORDID WEDDING at Uptown Players Photo BWW Previews: A VERY SORDID WEDDING at Uptown Players
by Zac Thriffiley - Sep 2, 2021

Uptown Players is proud to present the world premiere of A Very Sordid Wedding, based on Del Shores’ 2017 hit film of the same name. A Very Sordid Wedding will be the final installment of the postponed Uptown Players 2020 season, and performances will run September 24th through October 3rd at the Kalita Humphreys Theater. 

Uptown Players Presents Del Shores' A VERY SORDID WEDDING Photo Uptown Players Presents Del Shores' A VERY SORDID WEDDING
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 1, 2021

Uptown Players is proud to present the world premiere of A Very Sordid Wedding, based on Del Shores' 2017 hit film of the same name. A Very Sordid Wedding will be the final installment of the postponed Uptown Players 2020 season, and performances will run September 24th through October 3rd at the Kalita Humphreys Theater.

Leslie Jordan, Michael Taylor Gray, Tommy Woelfel and More to Take Part in SOUTHERN B Photo Leslie Jordan, Michael Taylor Gray, Tommy Woelfel and More to Take Part in SOUTHERN BAPTIST SISSIES Reunion Event
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 2, 2021

The Del Shores Foundation will present a one-night-only celebration of the 20th anniversary of Del Shores' GLAAD Award-winning play SOUTHERN BAPTIST SISSIES for a #SissiesLivestream. The reunion will be live streamed as a benefit fundraiser on YouTube and Facebook on Sunday, August 22 at 5pm Pacific/8pm Eastern.

Emerson Collins Videos

BWW TV: BroadwayHD Brings SOUTHERN BAPTIST SISSIES to Streaming Service to Celebrate  Videoplay
BWW TV: BroadwayHD Brings SOUTHERN BAPTIST SISSIES to Streaming Service to Celebrate Pride Month, Watch Trailer Here

by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 17, 2019

Last week, to celebrate Pride Month, BroadwayHD brought Del Shores' Southern Baptist Sissies to the streaming service. An award-winning play starring Leslie Jordan, Willam Belli and Emerson Collins who narrates the story of four gay boys who are rife with conflict as they navigate their identities through the web of disapproving religious figures in their community. Watch a trailer here!

BWW TV: Costume Designer Angela Wendt on Creating the Look of FOX's RENT! Videoplay
BWW TV: Costume Designer Angela Wendt on Creating the Look of FOX's RENT!

by TV - Press Previews - Jan 20, 2019

When it comes to creating an iconic look, costume designer Angela Wendt knows what she's doing. Over two decades after giving Rent its legendary Broadway look, she returns to give the characters equally memorable costumes for Rent on Fox. Below, watch as she gives us a sneak peek of one of her costume trailers on set!

BWW TV: Production Designer Jason Sherwood Sets the Scene for FOX's RENT! Videoplay
BWW TV: Production Designer Jason Sherwood Sets the Scene for FOX's RENT!

by TV - Press Previews - Jan 17, 2019

How do you capture the essence of one of the most iconic musicals in Broadway history and make it work for live television? Production Designer extraordinaire Jason Sherwood is making magic happen in LA as FOX's Rent enters its final week of rehearsals. Below, he tells us all about how they will bring the East Village to life in a massive way, and even gives us a sneak peek of the set!

BWW TV: Everything Is RENT! Meet the Bohemians of FOX's Next Live Musical Videoplay
BWW TV: Everything Is RENT! Meet the Bohemians of FOX's Next Live Musical

by TV - Press Previews - Jan 14, 2019

There's no day but January 27 when it comes to FOX's Rent, and the cast and creative team are over the moon about it. BroadwayWorld is taking you straight to the Fox lot, where the whole gang is busy rehearsing for the big night. Watch below as they chat about what will make this version special, how they got their roles, and so much more!


Emerson Collins Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Emerson Collins been in?
Emerson Collins has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Emerson Collins been in?
Emerson Collins has not appeared in the West End