Elly is a British director who moved to Chicago in 2011 and started directing for Strawdog in 2015. Her Strawdog credits include The Effect, Pillars of the Community, The Night Season and After Miss Julie. Elly is also an ensemble member with Sideshow Theatre, where she directed You for Me for You by Mia Chung and No More Sad Things by Hansol Jung. Her other credits include Yen by Anna Jordan (Raven Theatre), In the Canyon by Calamity West (Jackalope Theatre), The Woman in Black (Wildclaw Theatre), The Distance (Haven Theatre), The Woman Before (Trap Door Theatre), Rabbit (Stage Left Theatre) and The Tomkat Project (Playground & NY Fringe). Elly trained in the UK, where she worked as a director, teacher and script reader from 2004 to 2011 at theatres including the National Theatre, Royal Court, Almeida, Royal & Derngate, Stephen Joseph Theatre, Theatre 503, Gate Theatre, Papatango and Paines Plough.
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