Elaine Claxton


Elaine has lived in Cornwall since 2003 and has often had to go away from home to work.

She is delighted to be working on something so exciting without having to drive up and

down the A303!

Theatre includes:

Beasts and Beauties (Hampstead Theatre), Nation, The Relapse, The Winterʼs Tale, The

Childrenʼs Hour, The Machine Wreckers, Richard 11 (National Theatre.) The Price

(Nottingham Playhouse and Liverpool Playhouse) Touch Wood, Forget-me-not Lane,

Purvis, Storm in a Tea Chest (Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough) Hamlet (Cube

Theatre) Beasts and Beauties (Bristol Old Vic) Happy Families, Top Girls (Watford Palace

Theatre) Abigailʼs Party, Rape of the Fair Country, The Journey of Mary Kelly, A Christmas

Carol (Theatre Clwyd) Peter Pan (Hall for Cornwall) Down and Out in Paris and London

(Paines Plough) Dick Whittington (Oxford Playhouse) Whispering Walls (Theater Ohne



Silk, Wire in the Blood, Doc Martin, Bad Girls, Hearts and Bones, A Dinner of Herbs, Mrs

Bradley Mysteries, Deceit, Waking the Dead, A Wing and a Prayer, Sunburn, Eastenders,

The Bill, Doctors, Holby City.


Twice a member of BBC Radio Drama Company. (1985 and 1995)

Most recent radio, “Villette”, “Rumpole” , “The Glittering Prizes”, “The Fountain Overflows”