Emily Roeder was born and raised in central Texas. She will graduate with her MFA in Acting from Northern Illinois University in May. She received her BA in acting and directing from Texas A&M University- Corpus Christi.
She has experience in children's theater, and is SAFD certified in hand-to-hand and rapier-and-dagger stage combat styles.
Some of her past performances include: Sally Bowles in Cabaret, Calpurnia in Julius Caesar, Rosemary in Picnic, Mrs. Welsh in Blue Stockings, Hester Swane in By the Bog of Cats, and Queen Gertrude in Hamlet.