Marianne Elliott


Marianne Elliott is an Associate of the National Theatre, and used to be Artistic Director of Manchester Royal Exchange.

At the National: Rules for Living, War Horse (co-director), The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, The Light Princess, Port, Season’s Greetings, Women Beware Women, All’s Well That Ends Well, Mrs Affleck, Harper Regan, Saint Joan, Thérèse Raquin, Pillars of the Community

At the RSC: Much Ado About Nothing

Other theatre includes: Stoning Mary, Notes on Falling Leaves, The Sugar Syndrome, Local, Port, Design for Living, Les Blancs, As You Like It, A Woman of No Importance, Nude with Violin, Fast Food, Martin Yesterday, Deep Blue Sea, Mad for It, Poor Superman, I Have Been Here Before, The Little Foxes, Terracotta


The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time – Olivier Awards for Best Director and Best New Play; Tony Awards for Best Director of a Play and Best Play; South Bank Sky Arts Award
War Horse – Tony Award for Best Direction of a Play
Saint Joan – Olivier Award for Best Revival; South Bank Show Award
Pillars of the Community – Evening Standard Best Director