Emily Squires

Director, Second Unit Director or Assistant Director, Additional Crew

Director, Second Unit Director or Assistant Director, Additional Crew


At the beginning of Emily Squires career in the entertainment business, she was scriptwriter for the soap operas "Search for Tomorrow" and "The Secret Storm." After transitioning to director, Ms. Squires directed numerous children's programs including the PBS show "Between The Lions". Squires later directed documentaries including "Visions of ...
Birth date
1941-08-23
Death date
2012-11-21
Awards
Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 7 wins & 23 nominations.

Known For


Sesame Street
Sesame Street
Director (1969-2010)
Guiding Light
Guiding Light
Writer (1984)
As the World Turns
As the World Turns
Writer (1985-1987)
Allegra's Window
Allegra's Window
Director (1994-1998)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
DirectorSesame Street: Elmo's Travel Songs and Games2011
DirectorSesame Street
(TV Series) (69 episodes, 1974 - 2010) (segment director - 7 episodes, 1987 - 1991) - Zoe Loves Rocco (2010) - Rosita Gets Upset at Zoe & Abby (2007) - Elmo Is Jealous of Marco (2007) - Elmo Shows Abby How to Pretend (2007) - Elmo Wishes for a Pet Dinosaur (2007) Show all 76 episodes
DirectorSesame Street: The Very Best of Elmo2010
DirectorSesame Street: Being Green
(Video)
2009
DirectorReady for School
(Video)
2007
DirectorA Sesame Street Christmas Carol
(Video) (segment "Elmo Saves Christmas")
2006
DirectorElmo's Potty Time
(Video)
2006
DirectorSesame Street: Friends to the Rescue
(Video)
2005
DirectorPlay with Me Sesame
(TV Series) (segment director - 20 episodes) - Bert Fills In (2004) ... (segment director) - A Day With Elmo and Friends (2004) ... (segment director) - All the Fun You Could Wish For (2002) ... (segment director) - Beddy Bye (2002) ... (segment director) - Comedic Antics (2002) ... (segment director) Show all 20 episodes
2002-2004
DirectorSesame Street: Zoe's Dance Moves
(Video short)
2003
DirectorSesame Street: Sesame Sings Karaoke
(Video short)
2003
DirectorSesame Street: Three Bears and a New Baby
(Video)
2003
DirectorSesame Street: Bert & Ernie's Word Play
(Video)
2002
DirectorSesame Street: Computer Caper
(Video)
2002
DirectorSesame Street: Kids' Favorite Songs 2
(Video)
2001
DirectorElmo's Musical Adventure: Peter and the Wolf
(Video)
2001
DirectorSesame Street: Let's Make Music!
(Video short)
2000
DirectorElmo's World: Dancing, Music, and Books
(Video) (director: "Dancing")
2000
DirectorSesame English
(TV Series) (2 episodes) - Make Me a Sandwich (1999) - Tingo Hears a Noise (1999)
1999
DirectorSesame Street: Let's Eat! Funny Food Songs
(Video short) (segment director)
1999
DirectorThe Best of Kermit on Sesame Street
(Video short) (segment director)
1998
DirectorThe Wubbulous World of Dr. Seuss
(TV Series) (3 episodes) - There's Nothing to Fear in Here (1998) - Lester Leaps In (1998) - The Cat in the Hat Takes a Nap (1997)
1997-1998
DirectorSesame Street 'A Is for Asthma'
(Video short)
1998
DirectorAllegra's Window
(TV Series) (13 episodes, 1994 - 1997) (segment director - 1 episode, 1998) - Sing Along With Allegra & Lindi (1998) ... (segment director) - Play Along With Allegra & Friends (1997) - Bubble Trouble (1996) - Best Friend Blues (1995) - Read Me a Story (1994) Show all 14 episodes
DirectorBig Bird Gets Lost
(Video short)
1998
DirectorSesame Street: Fiesta!
(Video short)
1997
DirectorElmo Says Boo
(Short)
1997
DirectorSesame Street: 123 Count with Me
(Video short)
1997
DirectorSesame Street: Elmo Saves Christmas
(Video)
1996
DirectorSesame Street: Elmocize
(Video short)
1996
DirectorBig Bag
(TV Series) (1998)
1996
DirectorSesame Street: Do the Alphabet
(Video short)
1996
DirectorSesame Street: Big Bird Sings!
(Video short) (series director)
1995
DirectorSesame Street: The Best of Elmo
(Video short)
1994
DirectorSesame Songs: Sing-Along Earth Songs
(Video short)
1993
DirectorShalom Sesame
(TV Series) (1 episode) - The Aleph-Bet Telethon (1991)
1991
DirectorBig Bird's Birthday or Let Me Eat Cake
(TV Movie)
1991
DirectorSesame Street: Elmo's Sing-Along Guessing Game
(Video short) (segment director)
1991
DirectorSesame Street: Sing, Hoot & Howl with the Sesame Street Animals
(Video short) (segment director)
1991
DirectorSesame Songs: Dance Along!
(Video short)
1990
DirectorSesame Street: Oscar's Letter Party
(Video Game) (segment director)
1988
DirectorA Walking Tour of Sesame Street
(TV Movie)
1979
RoleTitleYear
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorDie Fraggles
(TV Series) (associate director - 5 episodes) - The Day the Music Died (1984) ... (associate director) - Boober's Dream (1984) ... (associate director) - Marooned (1983) ... (associate director) - The Terrible Tunnel (1983) ... (associate director) - The Thirty-Minute Work Week (1983) ... (associate director)
1983-1984
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorDon't Eat the Pictures: Sesame Street at the Metropolitan Museum of Art
(TV Movie) (second unit director)
1983
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorSesame Street
(TV Series) (associate director - 105 episodes) - Episode #13.44 (1982) ... (associate director) - Grundgetta's birthday (1981) ... (associate director) - Episode #13.1 (1981) ... (associate director) - During a Heat Wave, Oscar Finds He Has No One to Bother. Later, Fred Rogers of Mister Rogers' Neighborhood Judges a Race Between Big Bird and Snuffy. (1981) ... (associate director) - Episode #12.15 (1980) ... (associate director) Show all 105 episodes
1971-1982
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorJulie on Sesame Street
(TV Special) (associate director)
1973
RoleTitleYear
Additional CrewThe Christmas Toy
(TV Movie) (stage manager)
1986
Additional CrewChristmas Eve on Sesame Street
(TV Movie) (stage manager)
1978
Additional CrewSesame Street
(TV Series) (production assistant - 7 episodes, 1969 - 1970) (assistant to the producers - 3 episodes, 1971) - Episode 265 (1971) ... (assistant to the producers) - Episode #2.128 (1971) ... (assistant to the producers) - Episode #2.89 (1971) ... (assistant to the producers) - Episode #1.125 (1970) ... (production assistant) - Imaginary Car Ride (1970) ... (production assistant) Show all 10 episodes
RoleTitleYear
WriterAs the World Turns
(TV Series) (1 episode, 1987) (writer - 4 episodes, 1985) - Episode dated 5 March 1987 (1987) - Episode dated 1 August 1985 (1985) ... (writer) - Episode dated 20 March 1985 (1985) ... (writer) - Episode dated 1 February 1985 (1985) ... (writer) - Episode dated 28 January 1985 (1985) ... (writer)
WriterGuiding Light
(TV Series) (2 episodes, 1984) (writer - 2 episodes, 1984) - Episode dated 30 November 1984 (1984) - Episode #1.9450 (1984) ... (writer) - Episode #1.9440 (1984) ... (writer) - Episode dated 1 August 1984 (1984)
RoleTitleYear
ProducerSesame Street: The Best of Elmo
(Video short) (producer)
1994
ProducerAll-Star 25th Birthday: Stars and Street Forever!
(TV Special) (co-producer)
1994
RoleTitleYear
ThanksWelsh Greats
(TV Series documentary) (thanks - 1 episode) - Dorothy Squires (2009) ... (thanks)
2009
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageStreet Gang: How We Got to Sesame Street
(Documentary) Self
2021
Archive footageThe 65th Primetime Emmy Awards
(TV Special) Self (In Memoriam)
2013