"This is the premiere production of Repurposed Theatre and seems to indicate that an excellent new company is being established. Pay attention!" -Charles Kruger
(Theatre Storm) This reviewer is a voting associate member of the San Francisco Bay Area Theatre Critics Circle (SFBATCC) Four stars!! ****
tr.v. re·pur·posed, re·pur·pos·ing, re·pur·pos·es
To use or convert for use in another format or product.
Create. Encourage. Incubate.
Putting the community back into community theatre.
Repurposed Theatre produces original works in it's HOT BOX SESSIONS where up and coming artists of all caliber can "Play" with new works and workshop new pieces. Submit your original work and come "Play With Us" !
For our site specific performances Repurposed Theatre takes theatre out of the black box and infiltrates it into the outside world. Destination theatre using site specific locations in and around the Bay Area as it’s venue. Inspired by “the happenings” of the 60’s it’s programming is that of events which encompass all aspects of the senses. You never know where you might go or what might happen when this company takes some of the most obscure locations and repurposes them into interactive theatrical events.
Ellery is a producer, stage director, actress playwright, and choreographer. After working in the artistic and administrative departments with theatre companies all over the country she has now decided to open her own theatre company in San Francisco after returning from New York and realizing there is no place like HOME!
In New York Ellery developed new works with emerging playwrights in festivals with multiple theatre companies. To Name a few: Evolution of the Bitch! Fresh Fruit Festival '08, Afternoon with Auntie Phil 13th Street Repertory Company, In the Shadow of the Lighthouse eyeblink productions Tomorrow's Gold New Work Series, Under the Big Blue Umbrella Keagen Theater Company, Developed They Call Me Q! Fringe NYC 2013 : extended to the FringeNYC Encore Series: Solo in the City!
Since returning to San Francisco she Associate Produced at Brava Theater Come As You Are! Celebrate Queer Sex A national celebration of the Stonewall Wall Riots in co -production with Theatre Offensive in Boston. It consisted of original one acts selected from 14 queer playwrights from all over the country.
Most recently Ellery took part in the Cultural Exchange Project between ZSpace in San Francisco and the MFA program for Experimental Theatre at University of Chichester in the UK.
Ellery holds a Bachelor of Arts in Theatre and Dance from the University of California in San Diego.