Eloise Lally has directed for Theatre503, Ovalhouse, The Kings Head and Waterloo East. She has worked as assistant director to Katie Mitchell and will revive her production of Miranda (Opera Comique, Paris) for a tour of France in 2019.
Eloise graduated with an MA in Theatre Directing from Mountview Academy under Peter James CBE and a first-class BA from the University Surrey. Since then her work has focused on truthful portrayals of classic texts and on developing, producing and staging the best new writing.
Recent directing credits include Wonder Girl by Eva Edo (FirstBites at The Ovalhouse), Cymbeline (Cambridge Shakespeare Festival), Gold Coast by Louise Gooding (Theatre503) Whistleblower - The Story of Edward Snowden (OFFIE nominated for Best Direction, Waterloo East), The Tempest (Finnish production company Romulan Taiteellinen Teatteri, Finland).
As assistant director: Le Cid by Massenet, Dir. Christopher Cowell (Dorset Opera Festival) To See The Invisible by Emily Howard & Selma Dimitrijevic, Dir. Dan Ayling (Aldeburgh Festival, Snape Maltings) Miranda by Cordelia Lynn, Dir. Katie Mitchell (The Opera Comique) Magna Carta - The Freedom Game by Sir Richard Stilgo & Hannah Conway, Dir. Karen Gillingham (The Royal Albert Hall), The Notebook of Trigorin by Tennesse Williams, Dir. Rebecca Frecknell (The Cockpit).