Born in Seville, Spain, Elena started going to acting lessons at the age of 13, and when she was 16 she would be touring Cuba with the production Bodas de Sangre. She moved to Madrid when she was 18 to study at Spain’s top drama school, Real Escuela Superior de Arte Dramático (RESAD), where she graduated in 2012 with a BA (Hons)) in Acting.
Elena has a solid career on stage, having performed in theatre shows both in Madrid’s off scene, such as Flores and the multi- awarded A solas con Marilyn, and big productions like Hécuba, at Merida International Theatre Festival.
Since she moved to London, Elena has collaborated in several occasions with The Spanish Theatre company. She is a member of the non illusionary theatre company Degenerate Fox, where she writes, directs and performs for the show The Dirty Thirty.
This summer Elena took the show Olives and Tea, co-created with Carl Thompson, to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival.
Elena is also a passionate screen performer. She has starred in the feature films No te supe perder, Amber and Las mujeres de Cervantes.