Annemiek van Elst

Annemiek van Elst

Director / Assistant Director

  • Location: London
  • Career stage: Early
  • Freelancer: Available

Annemiek van Elst is a director who trained The Netherland (Fontys School of Arts - Academy for Theatre - BA Directing ) and the UK (Central School of Speech and Drama London - MA Advanced Theatre Practice).

Her work in film and television ranges from AD (Excile Incessant - Boris the Dog Productions), Art Director (Ghetto Film School NYC & LA), Production Assistant (The Amazing Race - CBS America), Translator / Logger (Drive to Survive - Netflix). She has also written scripts for the 48 hour Film Project in The Netherlands.

She has worked with several theatres, opera houses, and film production companies in Europe and the UK including: CBS America, Royal Opera House, Netflix, Ghetto Film School NYC and LA,  Lyric Hammersmith, Boris the Dog Films, English National Opera, The Pleasance Theatre, Dutch National Opera & Ballet, Big in Belgium/Richard Jordon Production, Teatru Manoel Malta, Lyrique-en-Mer France, Cardboard Citizens, and Het Zuidelijk Toneel. 
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She is Artistic Director of the theatre company And Many Others, which she runs together with writer Claudia Marinaro. They've created 3 full-lenght productions including the Arts Council funded Becoming Mohammed. 
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Advanced Theatre Practice - MA - Royal Central School of Speech and Drama

Oct 2013 - Sep 2014

Directing - BA - Fontys School of Arts - Academy for Theatre

Sep 2008 - Jun 2012


  • Art Department
  • Assistant Directing
  • Associate Director
  • Directing
  • Facilitating
  • Teaching
  • Translation
  • Writing