Elliott is an experienced actor, director, workshop leader and teacher. His work spans across theatre, television, film, commercials, voice over and corporate work. He was a member of the RADA Youth Company, before going to study Theatre, Film & Television at the University of Bristol. He was appointed as ‘Director in Residence’ at Habs Boys secondary school shortly after graduating.
More recently as an actor he performed with The Royal Shakespeare Company for a season in Stratford. Soon after he played Demetrius in Cbeebies’ production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Other recent credits include work at The Arcola Theatre, The Pleasance & The Vaults, as well as a Commedia dell’Arte tour to Salzburg.
He is managing director of Commedia Works, a Commedia dell’Arte company he runs with Didi Hopkins. Together they lead workshops for professional theatre companies, businesses, schools, universities, colleges & conservatoires, as well as creating their own work. As a Commedia practitioner, Elliott is well regarded and has led workshops for City Academy that incorporate character development, physical storytelling, improv, mask work, movement and many other aspects that make up the actor’s tool kit.