Emily Cordes is a New York City-based actress specializing in devised, physically-rooted ensemble theatre. On stage, on camera, and in life, she creates work which moves, transcends, captivates, provokes, and connects. She believes everyone has a role in this great drama of existence, and wants to tell as many of those tales as possible. She loves collaborating with like-minded artists, so check out her work and drop her a line!
Spring 2022: "#SoSadSoSexy," my devised play about the fetishization of mentally ill women, made its in-person/livestreamed world premiere at The Tank in NYC on March 24 + 26, 2022, and will soon be available as a video-on-demand. In addition to co-writing the play, I portrayed several ensemble roles and co-produced the Tank production. Click here to learn more!
Playing clueless boss Ursula in "Short-Haired Domestic Silver Tabby," a new film from King Lahiri Productions now streaming on YouTube. Learn more here!
Featured in This Is Not a Theatre Company's site-specific smartphone plays "Ferry Play." and
"Subway Plays." Join me as guidebook-wielding Grace aboard the Staten Island Ferry, or hop the L train with me as mom-to-be Marlowe. These downloadable audio pieces run indefinitely and are available on the Apple and Google Play App Stores. Learn more here!