WHO IS ANDREA EMMES?
Award Winning Audiobook Narrator (ABR Award - Young Adult), Andrea Emmes was born in Hollywood, FL and grew up in both Tennessee and Rhode Island, started her career in musical theater. Cutting her teeth at The Trinity Arts Center in Rhode Island, Andrea eventually made her way to Orlando and began her eclectic career singing/dancing in various shows at Walt Disney World, Universal Studios, Pirates' Dinner Adventure, performing as a magician's assistant, headlining on the Las Vegas Strip and touring Los Angeles as an L.A. Award winning artist with her album, "I'm On My Way".
Having worked in tv, film and video games, Andrea, a total Book Nerd, now enjoys narrating audiobooks at her home studio in San Jose, California.
Her wide range of character voices and dynamic/emotionally invested performances has reviewers and listeners alike commenting on how she effortlessly pulls listeners in, and has versatility and charisma.
Fun Facts: Andrea has a Bachelor of Science in Game Art and Design; was a game designer for Disney Interactive; once interviewed Ernie Cline for his amazing novel Ready Player One as a Gamer Reviewer for ForbiddenPanel.com and gets her gamer-geek on playing games of all kinds with her husband and their cat, Lucy.
Audible Best Selling Narrator, for "Little Women" (2017) for seven months - publisher - Spoken Realms.
Games Currently Playing: God of War (2018) - PS4, Jurassic World: Evolution - Steam, Untitled RGP game my husband designed :)
"If an author can captivate me with their story, then that allows me to captivate my listeners." -- Andrea Emmes
SAG-AFTRA * APA
Vocal Range: Mezzo Soprano
Dialects: New England, New York, Southern, British (RP, Cockney), French, German, Kenyan
Winner of the 2018 ABR Audiobook Listener Award for - Best Young Adult Audiobook - Digital Horizon by Sherry Ficklin