Eleanor Clare Taylor
For the New Vic: Around the World in 80 Days (co-production with Kenny Wax Family Entertainment, Simon Friend and Royal Exchange Theatre).
Eleanor Clare is currently the Resident Assistant Director for the New Vic Theatre.
Previous directing credits include: Drowning: The Algo Movement (Making Space Arts / Leicester Curve Inside/Out Festival / The Ugly Duck); Telo, Tolerable But Pungent and Pieces of Eight (all for the RADA Festival); Much Ado About Nothing (Northern Opera Group); A Midsummer Night’s Dream (St Leonards Festival/ Hikapee Circus Company); Circa (Theater de Meervaart, Amsterdam).
As Associate Director: All My Sons (Lyric Theatre, Hong Kong).
As Assistant Director: All My Sons and The Wars of the Roses (Rose Theatre Kingston); Do We Do The Right Thing? (New Diorama and UK/Germany Tour); Macbeth and The Comedy of Errors (Grosvenor Park Theatre).
Eleanor Clare is also a playwright, and was a 2016 finalist for the Kenneth Branagh Award.
Eleanor Clare studied Text and Performance at RADA / Birkbeck and has a History and Politics degree from The University of York.