MFA in Acting from Catholic University of America in Washington, DC
Mary Emily Deal is an actor with People Store in Atlanta as well as the Associate Director of the School of Film, Media & Theatre at Georgia State University teaching acting and movement. Mary Emily is trained in the movement techniques of Jerzy Grotowski, Alexander Technique, Laban/Bartenieff, and Motion Capture Performance including animal transformation work. Mary Emily’s primary focus is on teaching actors how to access their body, voice, and emotions in a congruent organic process that leads to truthful performance and greater awareness of capacity for stage and screen. Mary Emily is also a writer and producer of theatre and film.