Emma Joy Hill is a writer, performer, dramaturg, and theatre artist. Her passion for writing plays extends into a deep love for grotesque performance art, devised theatre, and sexual violence activism. In the past, she has worked with Bated Breath Theater, helping to devise and write for their productions while also participating in their physical theatre training. She has a BA in Theatre Studies/Playwriting from the University of Connecticut where she has had multiple workshops and staged readings of her plays: The Fit of the Coastlines, In Other Gardens, Trudy Tries to Say I Love You But Runs Out of Breath, Various Levels of Hell, and Those Hollow Bodies which received a full production at the University in May 2019. Those Hollow Bodies will have its Chicago premiere in coming months at Theatre L'Acadie. Emma is currently devising a female-ensemble piece on Helen of Troy. She is currently based out of Connecticut.