Trainer / Tutor
Elinor graduated from Liverpool John Moores University with a degree in Drama and went on to complete Hope Street’s Physical Theatre Programme where she developed a passion for movement. Elinor together with Yorgos Karamalegos formed Tmesis Theatre and Physical Fest, Liverpool’s annual International Physical Theatre Festival in 2003.
Elinor has toured nationally and internationally with Tmesis’ four productions and collaborated with the world’s leading physical practitioners on the pieces, including Tanya Khabarova, Lorna Marshall and Malou Airaudo (Pina Bausch Tanztheater). Tmesis Theatre have received critical acclaim for their dynamic, evocative and visually stunning physical theatre. Elinor has also trained with Gennadi Bogdanov (Bio-mechanics), Yoshi Oida, Phillipe Gaullier and Nigel Charnock.
In addition to her role as Artistic Director at Tmesis, Elinor is also a movement director, director and physical theatre tutor, working at educational establishments nationally and internationally.