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Eleanor Burgess
Eleanor Burgess

Eleanor Burgess

Eleanor Burgess’s work has been produced at venues across the United States, including Manhattan Theatre Club, McCarter Theatre Center, South Coast Rep, Geffen Playhouse, Huntington Theatre Company, Alliance Theatre, Writers Theatre, Geva Theatre Center, Merrimack Repertory Theatre, Milwaukee Rep, the Contemporary American Theatre Festival, InterAct Theatre and Portland Stage.

She has developed new work with Playwrights Horizons, The New Group, Ensemble Studio Theatre, Salt Lake Acting Company, the Lark Play Development Center and the Kennedy Center/NNPN MFA Playwrights Workshop.

She has been a member of the Dorothy Strelsin New American Writers Group at Primary Stages, the Page 73 Writers' Group, The Civilians’ R&D Group, and New York Theatre Workshop’s 2050 Fellowship.

She has also written for film and television, including work on Perry Mason for HBO, WeCrashed for Apple TV, and Interview With The Vampire for AMC, and screenplays for Bad Robot, Amblin and Anonymous Content. Originally from Brookline, Massachusetts, she studied history at Yale College and Dramatic Writing at NYU/Tisch.

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