Emily Howlett is a Deaf stage and screen actress who uses both spoken and signed languages. She is also Co-Director of PAD (Positive About Deafness) Productions (www.padproductions.co.uk).
Alongside acting, she writes, directs and delivers workshops for PAD and other companies, including VAMOS, Graeae and Derby Theatre. She is also an Associate Artist with In Good Company, and an avid supporter of Hearing Dogs UK, despite the fact she is constantly upstaged by her own hearing dog, George.
Born and bred in Derby, Emily can now be found all around the country accompanied by her entourage (George) and endless cups of tea.
Emily tweets as @ehowlett