Assisting

Colossal
by: Andrew Hinderaker
Photography by Annie Kao
BOSTON UNIVERSITY
JOAN AND EDGAR BOOTH THEATER
Director: Yo-EL Cassell
Associate Director: Emma Cavage
Working on "Colossal" as the Associate Director required Emma to manage a team of three assistants, coordinate rehearsals, keep designers informed on the rehearsal process, and stage moments of football and movement language. Emma also ran a rehearsal room and cleaned movement choreography.
Summer 2021 Cabaret Series
Theatre Aspen
Director: Abbey O'Brien
Assistant Director: Emma Cavage
As the Assistant Director for the Summer 2021 Cabaret Series at Theatre Aspen, Emma was charged with taking all of Abbey O'Brien's (Associate Choreographer of "Waitress" and "Jagged Little Pill") notes, as well as keeping an eye on spacing and sight-lines, and tracking line notes. 
Oliver!
by: Lionel Bart
New Repertory Theatre
Director: Michael J. Bobbitt
Assistant Director and Dramaturg: Emma Cavage
As the Assistant Director on "Oliver!" at New Repertory Theatre, Emma created moments of theatricality, helped maintain choreography, and ran Youth Ensemble rehearsals. Emma also created the Dramaturgy packet for the company.