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Elinor Cook


Elinor was the winner of the George Devine Award 2013 for Most Promising Playwright. She is currently under commission to the Donmar Warehouse for THE LADY FROM THE SEA which will be directed by Kwame Kwei-Armah.  OUT OF LOVE, her commission for Paines Plough Roundabout Season, opened at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival this summer, and is now on its tour of the UK.

Previous work includes: EXTRA YARN (Orange Tree Theatre), PILGRIMS (HighTide Festival, The Yard, Theatre Clwyd), TEN WEEKS and IMAGE OF AN UNKNOWN WOMAN (Gate Theatre), THE BOY PREFERENCE (Royal National Theatre Connections 2015), THE GIRL’S GUIDE TO SAVING THE WORLD (HighTide Festival), and THIS IS WHERE WE GOT TO WHEN YOU CAME IN (Bush Theatre).

For television: THE SECRETS, directed by Dominic Savage for Working Title/BBC1.

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