Eleanor Lloyd is an Olivier award-winning independent theatre producer and general manager.

Current productions include: WITNESS FOR THE PROSECUTION (Olivier Nomination – Best Revival, London County Hall) and SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE (UK Tour).

West End productions include: NELL GWYNN (Olivier Award – Best New Comedy, Apollo Theatre); three seasons of 1984 (Playhouse Theatre); MY NIGHT WITH REG (Olivier Nomination – Best Revival, Apollo Theatre); HANDBAGGED (Olivier Nomination – Best New Comedy, Vaudeville Theatre); JEEVES & WOOSTER (Associate Producer, Duke of York’s Theatre); BUTLEY (Duchess Theatre); ALEX with Robert Bathurst (Arts Theatre/International tour); SWEENEY TODD (Associate Producer, Adelphi Theatre); CLYBOURNE PARK (Associate Producer, Wyndham’s Theatre).

Broadway productions include: 1984 (Hudson Theatre).

Other productions include: DUSTY THE MUSICAL (UK Tour); HANDBAGGED (UK Tour); LOVE, LOSS & CHIANTI (Chichester Festival Theatre); THIS IS CEILIDH and READY, STEADY, CEILIDH! (London Wonderground and Edinburgh Festival); ANGUS, THONGS AND EVEN MORE SNOGGING (West Yorkshire Playhouse); HAMLET! THE MUSICAL (Pleasance Theatre, Edinburgh Fringe Festival); AT HOME WITH MRS MONEYPENNY (Edinburgh Festival 2010); MARINE PARADE by Simon Stephens and Mark Eitzel (animalink/ETT/Brighton Festival); GAMBLING by Raz Shaw, Tom Holloway and Georgina Lamb (Soho Theatre); JOHNSON AND BOSWELL: LATE BUT LIVE (Traverse Theatre) and ELIZABETH AND RALEIGH: LATE BUT LIVE (Underbelly) both by Stewart Lee; and MISSING PERSONS: FOUR TRAGEDIES AND ROY KEANE by Colin Teevan, starring Greg Hicks (Assembly/Trafalgar Studios).

Eleanor Lloyd Productions previously general managed FANTASTIC MR FOX (UK Tour, produced by Nuffield Southampton Theatres and Curve, in association with Lyric Hammersmith) and DEATH OF A SALESMAN (UK Tour, produced by Royal & Derngate, Northampton).

Eleanor has worked for the Royal Court and Gate Theatres, Mark Rubinstein Ltd, Jenny Topper, Blue Box Entertainment and Hubbard Casting.

Eleanor was awarded a Stage One Producer’s Bursary in 2005 and in 2009 she was a finalist in the British Council’s Young Performing Arts Entrepreneur Award.

Eleanor sits on the Board of the Society of London Theatre (SOLT), Oxford Playhouse and Theatre503.

Eleanor Lloyd Theatrical Productions Ltd is jointly owned by Eleanor Lloyd and Paul Bendat.



Tom Powis – Associate Producer & General Manager

Tom joined ELP from Fiery Angel where he was Head of Touring. Eleanor and Tom first met at Theatre 503 in 2009 after which Tom spent a brief time working for Eleanor in 2010 on productions including Gambling and Marine Parade.

Whilst at Fiery Angel, Tom was responsible for the booking and contracting of all productions touring the UK and Ireland, including the smash-hit comedy The Ladykillers and children’s favourite Peppa Pig’s Big Splash.  Tom started his career at Fiery Angel as a Stage One Apprentice, during which time he line managed the first UK tour of Goodnight Mister Tom with Chichester Festival Theatre. This was the first production of the Children’s Touring Partnership which later went on to win the 2013 Olivier Award for Best Entertainment and Family. An Arts Council funded initiative, Tom was appointed Associate Producer for the Children’s Touring Partnership working primarily on the development of new work and funding applications.

Tom has also produced independently in London, including Mixed Marriage (Finborough) and The Changeling (Southwark Playhouse).