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Emily Elizabeth Shelton Emily Elizabeth Shelton

Emily Elizabeth Shelton an eleven-year-old fifth grader at Oakdale Elementary School made her acting debut at the Grande Olde Players as Rebecca in Thorton Wilders Our Town. Having grown up in theatres while her mother Frannie Shelton acted, Emily can often be found prompting actors, helping with props, costumes, lights, and ushering. She’s a directors’ delight on stage and off. This month Emily competed in the Applause Rising Talent Showcase in Chicago and is currently studying dance at The Broadway Connection under the direction of Sue Button. Her hobbies include acting, dancing, and caring for her three Pomoranians, Junie Bee, Vincent, and Charlott.