Ellen Chorley is a playwright, producer, performer and instructor based in Edmonton, Alberta. Ellen is the Artistic Associate for Edmonton’s Northern Light Theatre, the Artistic Producer for Promise Productions, the Co-Artistic Director/Playwright in Residence of Send in the Girls Burlesque, and the High School Curator of Nextfest Emerging Arts Festival. Ellen also teaches and mentors artists of all ages through the Foote Theatre School at the Citadel Theatre, the Autism Society of Edmonton and Edmonton Public Schools. Ellen is the proud recipient of two Elizabeth Sterling Haynes awards for co-producing her children’s play “Murielle” with Blarney Productions and was named one of Avenue Magazine’s Top 40 under 40 in 2013. This Fringe, Ellen is also performing in Send in the Girls latest burlesque revue “Shakespeare’s Sirens.” Ellen does not like camping, hiking, outhouses, being cold or getting dirty, BUT she likes Linda and David very much and is honored to work on this project with them.