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Emma Williams

 
Bio:
Olivier award nominated Emma Williams, made her West End debut as Truly Scrumptious in the original cast of Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, when she co-starred with Love Story Producer Michael Ball. Subsequently she has been seen on stage in Desperately Seeking Susan at the Novello Theatre in which she ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Olivier award nominated Emma Williams, made her West End debut as Truly Scrumptious in the original cast of Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, when she co-starred with Love Story Producer Michael Ball. Subsequently she has been seen on stage in Desperately Seeking Susan at the Novello Theatre in which she ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [West End]
2022
Cast
  [West End]
West End Transfer, 2016
Helen Walsingham
  [West End]
West End Transfer, 2010
Jenny Cavilleri
  [West End]
Original London Production, 2008
Luisa
  [West End]
West End Transfer, 2004
Shelley Parker
  [West End]
Original London Production, 2002
Truly Scrumptious
  [West End]
Original London Production, 1977
Performer

 

Stage

Performances
  [West End]
2022
Cast

  [West End]
West End Transfer, 2016
Helen Walsingham

  [West End]
West End Transfer, 2010
Jenny Cavilleri

  [West End]
Original London Production, 2008
Luisa

  [West End]
West End Transfer, 2004
Shelley Parker

  [West End]
Original London Production, 2002
Truly Scrumptious

  [West End]
Original London Production, 1977
Performer

Emma Williams Biography

Olivier award nominated Emma Williams, made her West End debut as Truly Scrumptious in the original cast of Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, when she co-starred with Love Story Producer Michael Ball. Subsequently she has been seen on stage in Desperately Seeking Susan at the Novello Theatre in which she played the title role, Zorro at the Garrick Theatre, A Model Girl for Greenwich Theatre and Tomorrow Morning for the New End Theatre. She starred opposite Bryn Terfel as Johanna in Sweeney Todd at the Royal Festival Hall and in 2009 she appeared as a guest singer in Michael Ball's 25th anniversary concert tour. Her film and television credits include Heartbeat, Where the Heart Is, Bleak House and Cosi.

Emma Williams Awards and Nominations

 
Olivier Awards - 2017 - Best Actress in a Supporting Role in a Musical
Emma Williams, Half A Sixpence
 
Olivier Awards - 2016 - Best Actress in a Supporting Role in a Musical
Emma WilliamsMrs. Henderson Presents
 
Olivier Awards - 2011 - Best Actress in a Musical
Emma Williams, Love Story
 
Olivier Awards - 2009 - Best Actress In A Musical
Emma Williams, Zorro

Emma Williams News

VIDEO: Westlife's Mark Feehily and Hadley Fraser Sing 'Lily's Eyes' From THE SECRET G Photo VIDEO: Westlife's Mark Feehily and Hadley Fraser Sing 'Lily's Eyes' From THE SECRET GARDEN
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 24, 2022

Based on the novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett with book and lyrics by Marsha Norman and music by Lucy Simon, the Tony Award-winning musical THE SECRET GARDEN returns to the West End for a one-night-only concert celebration at The London Palladium on Sunday 28 August. Watch Westlife's Mark Feehily and Hadley Fraser sing 'Lily's Eyes' here!

Full Cast Announced For The Regional Premiere Of Natasha Gordon's NINE NIGHT at Leeds Photo Full Cast Announced For The Regional Premiere Of Natasha Gordon's NINE NIGHT at Leeds Playhouse and Nottingham Playhouse
by Stephi Wild - Aug 4, 2022

Leeds Playhouse and Nottingham Playhouse have announced the full cast who will star the regional premiere of Natasha Gordon's critically acclaimed play NINE NIGHT. This comedic and heartfelt production will play in Leeds from 24 September ‚Äď 15 October ahead of transferring to Nottingham from 19 October ‚Äď 5 November.

Mark Feehily Will Make His West End Debut in THE SECRET GARDEN in Concert at the Lond Photo Mark Feehily Will Make His West End Debut in THE SECRET GARDEN in Concert at the London Palladium Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Jul 27, 2022

Based on the novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett with book and lyrics by Marsha Norman and music by Lucy Simon, the Tony Award-winning musical THE SECRET GARDEN returns to the West End for a one-night-only concert celebration at The London Palladium on Sunday 28 August.

The Friday 5(+1) on Saturday: THAT WOMAN - THE DANCE SHOW Photo The Friday 5(+1) on Saturday: THAT WOMAN - THE DANCE SHOW
by Jeffrey Ellis - Jun 18, 2022

That Woman - The Dance Show is produced by Tennessee Playwrights Studio and directed by Molly Breen. This production has been co-created with the following Nashville choreographers: Molly Breen, Caitlin Del Casino, Brandon Johnson, Thea Jones, Cornell Kennedy, Jodie Mowrey (Director of Choreography), Schuyler Phoenix, Rachel Simons, Brittany Stewart, and Emma Williams. 

THAT WOMAN- THE MONOLOGUE SHOW and THAT WOMAN- THE DANCE SHOW to Be Presented in Tand Photo THAT WOMAN- THE MONOLOGUE SHOW and THAT WOMAN- THE DANCE SHOW to Be Presented in Tandem at the Darkhorse Theatre
by Marissa Tomeo - May 14, 2022

The Darkhorse Theatre is set to stage tandem productions of That Woman- The Monologue Show and That Woman- The Dance Show. Ticket for all shows are now on sale at tnplaywrights.org. The Monologue Show will take place for one night only, while the Dance Show will perform on multiple days. Find more information about the shows and performance schedules below. 

Mark Feehily, Hadley Fraser, and More Will Lead THE SECRET GARDEN in Concert This Sum Photo Mark Feehily, Hadley Fraser, and More Will Lead THE SECRET GARDEN in Concert This Summer!
by Stephi Wild - May 9, 2022

Tony award-winning musical, The Secret Garden, based on the 1911 novel of the same name, returns to the West End for a one-night-only concert celebration. Find out when, where and how to get tickets.

AN EVENING WITH THE GOOD ENOUGH MUMS CLUB Comes to Pleasance Islington in April Photo AN EVENING WITH THE GOOD ENOUGH MUMS CLUB Comes to Pleasance Islington in April
by Stephi Wild - Mar 31, 2022

An Evening with the Good Enough Mum's Club is coming to Pleasance Islington for two performances on 30th April.

Sky Arts to Broadcast CAMERON MACKINTOSH - THE FIRST 50 YEARS Documentary Photo Sky Arts to Broadcast CAMERON MACKINTOSH - THE FIRST 50 YEARS Documentary
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 20, 2021

Sky Arts will broadcast a new documentary Cameron Mackintosh - The First 50 Years on Monday 27 December 2021 at 7pm, a two-hour programme featuring Mackintosh’s life as a producer told through his own eyes and those of his friends and colleagues including his most famous writer collaborators.

HALF A SIXPENCE to be Broadcast on Sky Arts This Christmas Photo HALF A SIXPENCE to be Broadcast on Sky Arts This Christmas
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 6, 2021

Half a Sixpence, recorded during its 2016, West Ed Run will be broadcast on Sky Arts this Christmas. The cast features Charlie Stemp as Arthur Kipps and Devon-Elise Johnson as Ann Pornick, alongside three-time Olivier-nominated actor Ian Bartholomew as Chitterlow and three-time Olivier-nominated actress Emma Williams as Helen Walsingham.

Casting Announced For AN EVENING WITH THE GOOD ENOUGH MUMS CLUB Photo Casting Announced For AN EVENING WITH THE GOOD ENOUGH MUMS CLUB
by Stephi Wild - Nov 12, 2021

The cast is Keisher Downie (Tina The Musical West End), Emma Odell (Mamma Mia UK and International Tour, Kinky Boots West End), Jade Samuels (Doctors BBC), Emma Williams (four time Olivier Award nominee for Mrs Henderson Presents, Zorro, Love Story and Half A Sixpence) and Belinda Wollaston (Flashdance The Musical).

Emma Williams Videos

VIDEO: Westlife's Mark Feehily and Hadley Fraser Sing 'Lily's Eyes' From THE SECRET G VideoVIDEO: Westlife's Mark Feehily and Hadley Fraser Sing 'Lily's Eyes' From THE SECRET GARDEN
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 24, 2022

Based on the novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett with book and lyrics by Marsha Norman and music by Lucy Simon, the Tony Award-winning musical THE SECRET GARDEN returns to the West End for a one-night-only concert celebration at The London Palladium on Sunday 28 August. Watch Westlife's Mark Feehily and Hadley Fraser sing 'Lily's Eyes' here!

Sherman Brothers Revue Returns to London for Two Weeks Only- Listen to a Track from t VideoSherman Brothers Revue Returns to London for Two Weeks Only- Listen to a Track from the Album!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 28, 2017

Following two sell-out runs A Spoonful of Sherman comes to Live at Zedel for two weeks only.

STAGE TUBE: Emma Williams Talks About Olivier Nod For MRS HENDERSON PRESENTS!
by Stage Tube - Mar 2, 2016

Emma Williams talks about her Olivier nomination as Best Supporting Actress in a Musical!

STAGE TUBE: GLENGARRY GLEN ROSS' Richard Schiff Reveals Alexandra Silber's 'The West Wing Song'!
by Stage Tube - Nov 11, 2012

Glengarry Glen Ross star Richard Schiff, who also played 'Toby Ziegler' on NBC's 'The West Wing', has finally released Broadway and West End star Alexandra Silber's rendition of 'The West Wing Song'. Watch Silber set her own lyrics to W.G. Snuffy Walden's 'West Wing' theme, as well as a short confessional introduction, below!


Emma Williams Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Emma Williams been in?
Emma Williams has not appeared on Broadway.

How many West End shows has Emma Williams been in?
Emma Williams has appeared on London's West End in 7 shows.

What was Emma Williams's first West End show?
Emma Williams's first West End show was Privates on Parade which opened in 1977

What awards has Emma Williams been nominated for?
Best Actress in a Supporting Role in a Musical (Olivier Awards) for Half A Sixpence , Best Actress in a Supporting Role in a Musical (Olivier Awards) for Mrs. Henderson Presents Best Actress in a Musical (Olivier Awards) for Love Story and Best Actress In A Musical (Olivier Awards) for Zorro .

What is Emma Williams next theatre project?
Emma Williams's next show will be The Secret Garden - In Concert which opens on 8/28/2022 on West End.