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Eleanor is a director and movement director, working internationally. She is the Founder and Artistic Director of Green Opera, the first environmentally sustainable opera company. At 23, Eleanor became the youngest director ever accepted onto the Jette Parker Young Artists Programme (2022-24) at the Royal Opera House, London.


She was a Staff Director at Theatern Krefeld und Mönchengladbach and has worked with companies including Opera Holland Park, English Touring Opera, Silent Opera, British Youth Opera and Royal Academy Opera. Eleanor holds a First Class Degree in English Literature from Trinity College, Cambridge where she was a choral scholar, and was a Fellow at the Guildhall School of Music & Drama.


Her upcoming productions include world premieres of William Gardner/Matthew Green, The Prisoner (Royal Academy of Music); and Eleanor Burke/Logan Lopez-Gonzalez, 555: Verlaine en Prison (La Monnaie); as well as a programme of opera scenes on the Royal Opera House Mainstage.


Eleanor's production of The Cunning Little Vixen (Hampstead Garden Opera) has recently been nominated for an Off West End Theatre Award. Other work includes, Bluebeard's Castle (Green Opera); Le Loup-garou (Gothic Opera); and Nazli Tabatabai-Khatambakhsh/Emily Hazrati, TIDE (Britten Pears Arts, Aldeburgh Festival)​





Her revivals have included Don Pasquale, Rusalka, Die Zauberflöte, Dialogues des Carmélites, Carmen (Theatern Krefeld und Mönchengladbach); Mansfield Park: UK Tour (Waterperry Opera Festival). This season she was Assistant Direct on revivals of Tosca and Tannhäuser at the Royal Opera House and will be returning to Opera Holland Park to assist on Hansel & Gretel.

Eleanor speaks English and German.




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