Ellie English

Artist Bio

Ellie has a strong background in classical theater, vocal training, Historian dance, and costuming. She was invited to attend the prestigious Shakespeare program at Cambridge University, where she later performed at the Globe Theater, in London.

While working for Colonial Williamsburg, she became a Chautauqua level Living History interpreter and performed as Martha Jefferson and Martha Washington. She also learned the art of Mantua making and the construction of historic garments. She also began her training with historic music pieces, Colonial dance, and playing the harpsichord.

Artist Statement

I’m focused on bringing history to life through Vaudeville and historical performances throughout the valley.