Elspeth Collard

Elspeth Collard

Biography

Elspeth is currently studying for her masters at the Graduate Musical Theatre Writing Program at NYU Tisch. Originally from the UK, she did her undergrad in music at Newnham College, University of Cambridge, where she was involved in over 80 student productions and concerts, variously as a percussionist, flautist, singer, composer, conductor, arranger and even costume designer. Her first full-length musical, Don’t Ever Change (co-written with collaborator Rebecca Rebis), played at the Edinburgh Fringe in August 2017, followed by a short homecoming run in Cambridge in October 2017. Since moving to New York, her work has been featured in concerts around NYU, and at cabaret venues such as The Duplex, Don't Tell Mama, and Dixon Place.

Experience

  • Concerts/Cabaret
  • Education

Regions

  • NYC Area
  • United Kingdom

Expertise

  • Theatrical Composer (Music and Lyrics)
  • Music Director/Conductor (Not Pianist)
  • Vocal Director and/or Choral Prep
  • Songwriter
  • Singer/Songwriter
  • Orchestrator
  • Vocal Arranger
  • Music Copyist
  • Music Transcriber
  • Pit Musician (Other)

Instruments

  • Drums
  • Flute
  • Percussion
  • Voice

Software

  • GarageBand
  • Logic
  • MainStage
  • Sibelius

Preferred Pronouns

  • She/Her