Elena Zucker is a movement specialist, as well as a playwright, screenwriter and theater director. She graduated from the Ecole Jacques Lecoq in Paris and received her MFA in Dramatic Writing from NYU. She teaches movement, acting and playwriting at universities around New York City, as well as offering private workshops. She is the Artistic Director of The Vertical Company, a theater company dedicated to the creation of new work. Selected professional credits include Thread (NYC and Perth, Australia); O Walter, My Walter (NYC, recipient of the Goldberg Award for Playwriting at NYU) and Imaginary Prisons (Edinburgh Fringe, Fringe First Nomination). Other writing and directing work has been seen in NYC, regionally and internationally. Her feature film The Weathergirl is slated for production by Sundance film director Erin Greenwell.
As of July 2018.