Emma Ackerman

Ensemble Member/General Manager

Emma holds a BA from Gettysburg College, where she double majored in English and Theatre Arts with a minor in Classical Studies, and an MA in Performance Studies from the University of Chichester. Other theatrical work includes internships at Williamstown Theatre Festival and the Gettysburg Arts Festival, as well as onstage work at Actors’ NET of Bucks County and Renegade Shakespeare troupe. In her time at Touchstone, she has enjoyed extensive hands-on involvement in production, with roles including stage management (Shipwrecked, The Tempest, YPF), lighting design (The Pan Show, The Whitman Piece, Fresh Voices), and performance (Dr. Horrible, Follies, Journey from the East). When not immersed in production, Emma manages the space rentals, assists with marketing, teaches in the Young Playwrights’ classroom, and dabbles in graphic design.