About Ellie Thompson
Ellie Thompson studied at The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama in London. After graduating she has worked in various video roles including video supervisor, associate designer and video designer for theatre productions. Since 2014 she has collaborated with Katie Mitchell on Forbidden Zone (Salzburg Festival, 2014) as Video Production Technician then as Associate Video Designer on Reisende Auf Einem Bein by Herta Müller (Deutsches Schauspielhaus, Hamburg 2015), Schatten, by Elfriede Jelinek (Schaubühne, Berlin 2016), La Maladie de la Mort by Marguerite Duras (Théâtre des Bouffes du Nord, Paris 2017), Orlando by Virginia Woolf (Schaubühne, Berlin 2018) and finally as video designer for Judith: Concerto for Orchestra / Bluebeard’s Castle (Bayerische Staatsoper, Munich 2020). Also designing The White Bike by Tamara von Werthern, directed by Lily Mcleish (The Space, London 2017). Most recently she was Associate Projection Designer for The Journey, Written by Scott Silven and Rob Drummond, directed by Allie Butler (Virtual production, World tour 2020).