Emily Sheehan is an award winning playwright and theatre maker. Emily completed her Masters in Playwriting at the Victoria College of Arts (VCA) in 2015 and her Bachelor of Arts (Acting) in 2011. Her plays include Hell’s Canyon (Old 505 Theatre 2018, La Mama Theatre 2018, & Regional Arts Victoria 2020), Daisy Moon Was Born This Way (The Joan 2017, Gasworks Arts Park 2020, & Jopuka Productions 2020), and Versions of Us (Canberra Youth Theatre 2017). Her plays Hell’s Canyon and Daisy Moon Was Born This Way are published by Currency Press. In 2020 Hell’s Canyon will be included on the VCE Drama and Theatre Studies Playlist. Emily has been a participant of the Melbourne Theatre Company Women in Theatre Program, Malthouse Theatre Vanguard, and the Playwriting Australia Dramaturgy Internships. Emily’s plays have been developed through Playwriting Australia’s National Play Festival, Playwriting Australia’s National Script Workshops, and ATYP Fresh Ink. Emily is delighted to be joining Red Stitch Actors Theatre as an INK Playwright in 2020.