elliott hartman


Originally from Albuquerque (New Mexico, USA), Ell hopes to bring audiences joy, curiosity, and recognition. Working as a director, his resume ranges from sexy to sad to musical theater and heavily features new work. As an adapter, he focuses on bringing the stories of the past into a modern context. He also performs, makes films, and designs graphics (projects listed below). Frequent collaborators include Elise Ammondson, Jason Clark, Danica Rosengren, Ryan Martin, Blair Nodelman, and Taylor Cody Beck. Ell received his BS from Northwestern University with a double major in Theatre and Gender & Sexuality Studies. It shows.


Selected Work Experience


Directing/Casting Apprentice, Ghosts + Bruce

Seattle Repertory Theatre, Seattle


Script Supervisor, graveyard shift


Goodman Theatre, Chicago

Literary Assistant, New Stages Festival

Goodman Theatre, Chicago


Jury Member, The Seven: Festival of New Work

FUSION Theatre Company, Albuquerque

Other Selected Projects


Graphic Design

Pink Orchids - Pride Films and Plays, 2018

Rabbit Summer - Redtwist Theatre, 2018

Breakfast for Barbarians - Independent, 2014

Being Will - Albuquerque Academy, 2012


Ken, The One Where... Goes Missing by Taylor Cody Beck​ (reading)

Orsino, Twelfth Night by William Shakespeare (NU StuCo)

Jim, All My Sons by Arthur Miller (NU StuCo)