Reviews and quotes

Press quotes from Piaf: Love Conquers All starring Naomi Emmerson as Edith Piaf

“remarkable performance…it is sensational!” Jerry Friedman, KGO Newstalk Radio, San Francisco

“Emmerson sings Piaf’s songs with brio.. and hitting near-Piafian emotional heights.”The New Yorker

"a fantastic theatrical treat in all ways...masterful performance” Gulf Islands Driftwood

"as close to the real-life woman as they may ever get.”   Paulanne Simmons - Curtain Up

"4 stars - she's hard to look away from."  Sophie Fels - Time Out New York

“Emmerson is a revelation… hypnotic”Amy Krivohlavek - Showbusiness Weekly

“Emmerson possesses a remarkable voice…the "Little Sparrow" in Piaf flies.” Eliza Bent - The Village Voice

“a bewitching work of heart and soul.”Heather Pasternak - Cabaret Exchange

“Emmerson delivers a true tour de force performance…truly a theatrical force to be reckoned with” M.Denton -


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Please, browse these press clippings from shows past!


Naomi as Edith Piaf in "Piaf: Love Conquers All" by Roger Peace




Naomi as Jo Carlson in "Cowgirls" by Mary Moffat



Naomi as Cathy Conners in "Cheatin' Hearts" by Paul Ledoux



Naomi as all 11 female roles in "Dads: The Musical" by Robert More