Ellen trained as an actor at The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama. (BA, Acting.) She recently took part in the Traverse Young Writers group, which was led by Poet and Playwright Hannah Lavery. She is delighted to debut her first play as part of Positive Stories for Negative Times. Since leaving drama school Ellen has made her theatre debut in Rebus: Long Shadows by Rona Munro and Ian Rankin, and recently played the role of Sophie in Season two of Netflix’s: The Alienist.