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Credits

  • Year
    Role / Type
    Name of Production
    Company
  • 2012
    Nurse
    Anthony
    Short Film
  • 2011
    Dancer
    Camelot
  • 2011
    Helen
    Dublin 24
    Feature Film
  • 2011
    Laertes
    Hamlet
    Plastic Theatre Company
  • 2011
    Miss Mac Double
    Asterix and Obelix
  • 2011
    Woman
    All the Kings Horses
    Sheer Tantrum Theatre
  • 2011
    Envy
    Quesh Cousin Sisi
    Short Film
  • 2011
    Lena
    Till Debt Do Us Part
    Short Film
  • 2011
    Sue
    Suspicious Minds
    Short Film
  • 2009
    Ann Boyle
    Cracking Crime
  • 2005
    Karen
    Frayed
  • 2004
    Casius
    Out of Caesar
  • 2002
    Amanda Wingfield
    The Glass Menagerie
  • 2001
    Brutus
    Julius Caesar

Education

  • Year
    Qualification
    Where
  • 2011
    Intensive Actor Training
    Abbey School of Music And Drama
    2011, Intensive Actor Training
    Abbey School of Music And Drama
  • 2006
    Acting for Camera
    Gaiety School of Acting
    2006, Acting for Camera
    Gaiety School of Acting
  • 2005
    Post Graduate Acting
    University College Cork
    2005, Post Graduate Acting
    University College Cork
  • 2004
    BCL Law and French
    University College Cork
    2004, BCL Law and French
    University College Cork
  • 1998
    Bronze Acting Medal - Honors
    1998, Bronze Acting Medal - Honors
    London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art

About me

I'm very out going, adventurous, I love meeting new people, traveling and trying new things. I am confident without being arrogant, and I am more than willing to laugh at myself!

My interests

I love music and go to live gigs regularly. I'm currently learning how ot play guitar!
I also love fashion, everything from 1941's pin up glamour to punk rock.

Modelling experience

2000 - 2005: Illusive modelling agency, French Church Street, Cork.
Runway, Promotions, Commercial, and Photography.

Acting experience

ACTING:
2000:Measure for Measure (Shakespeare) -Isabella
Dir. Tom Creed. Granary Theatre, Cork.

2001:The Glass Menagerie (Tenessee Williams) - Amanda
Dir: Jessica Regan, Granary Theatre, Cork.

2002:Frayed (Devised by actors)
Dir: Heidi Love. Triskel Theatre, Cork.

2005:Out of Caesar - Casius
Dir: Andy Crook. Granary Theatre, Cork

Dancing Experience

I work as a Burlesque performer with The Tassel Club, Dublin, Ireland. I perform classic 1940's style burlesque and comedy routines.

Specific Skills

I can handle Snakes.

I am excellent on horse back, having competed in show jumping, cross country and dressage events.

Excellent at most sports, swimming cycling, football.

Interesting Past Experiences

I have performed my burlesque routines at various Corporate Events and festivals, such as;
Electric Picnic (Lost Vagueness), 2005 and 2006.
Galway Comedy Festival (Radisson Hotel, Hosted by Tommy Tiernan), April 2007.
Russell Brand Comedy (National Stadium, support act), 27th July 2007.
Bulmers Comedy Festival (Laughter Lounge), 9th and 16th September 2007.

Skills

Tag
Actor
Interested in
Acting Auditions, Documentaries / Real Life, Modelling
Personal Interests
Animals, Comedy, Cooking, Extreme Sports, Health Issues, Holidays, Music, Property - Abroad, Travel
Marital Status
Single
Current Student
No
Drinking habits
Occasional
Physical build
Slim