Katie McCann

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Height: 5'6"

Principal Age Range: 26 - 32

Build: Slim

Hair: Brown

Eyes: Blue

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Katie performed in "TRYST" which is ran nightly at in Dublin's Project Arts Centre in Templebar up to April 14th. Her other theatre credits as a performer include'Emily Bronte' in Polly Teale's play "BRONTE" (Dublin's Smock Alley Boys School & The Mill Theatre Dundrum), 'Steph' in ‘TRYST’, written by Finbarr Doyle and Jeda deBrí which (Tiger Dublin Fringe), 'Miss Prism' in Oscar Wilde's "THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST" (Smock Alley), "TIMON OF ATHENS" with AC Productions (New Theatre),"ROMEO & JULIET" and "OTHELLO" (2014/15 GSA SHAKESPEARE FOR SCHOOLS PROGRAMME), "A MIDSUMMER NIGHTS DREAM" with Fortunes Fool (Iveagh Gardens), "Slippers" with Sickle Moon Productions, and "SLUTS" which toured to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival.


Past theatre credits as a writer and performer include "CIRQUE DES REVES" (Smock Alley Boys School/ Bewleys Cafe Theatre), "HOLLOW GROUND" (Theatre Upstairs), "TALES FROM BRIAR HALL"(Theatre Upstairs) and an original adaption of "THE LITTLE MATCH GIRL" (Theatre Upstairs).

She also wrote a adaptation of "CINDERELLA" for Smock Alley Theatre's 2017 Christmas production - "THE GRIMM TALE OF CINNDERELLA" - which enjoyed a hugely successful run in the Main Space in Smock Alley.

Her film and television credits include 'Louise Gavin Duffy' in Tile Films television series "SEVEN WOMEN" for RTE Television, 'Winifred Carney' in Genefile's 2015 IFTA winning historic docu-drama "CUMANN NA mBAN', and a role in Stephen Jones' comedy webseries "THE GOO".


Accents & Skills

Accents: Dublin South, Neautral Irish (Native), Irish Regional, English RP, UK Regional, Northern Irish, Standard American, New York, American Southern States, London, Northern English, Standard Scottish

Skills: Full Drivers Licence, Basic Horse Riding, Mime, Stage Combat (certified rapier and dagger, certified hand to hand combat) , Yoga

Interests: Film, creative writing, painting

Music & Dance: Singer (Mezzo Soprano), Dance (Basic Tap, Jazz, Waltz, Tango)

Qualifications: Graduate of the Gaiety School of Acting

Training

Course/Workshop

Facilitator/Venue

Full Time Actor Training

Gaiety School of Acting

Introduction to Drama

LAMDA

Comedia del Arte

Annie Ryan Corn Exchange

Shakespeare and the Irish Actor Workshop

Ouroboros Theatre Company

I Clown 1&2

Raymond Keane


Screen Experience

Film/TV

Role

Director

Production Company

Seven Women (Television)

Louise Gavin Duffy

Tile Films / RTE

Cumann Na mBan 100 (Television)

Winifred Carney

Colm Bairead

Genefile for TG4

Hips (Music Video)

Girl

Neil Hoare

Independent

The Goo (web series)

Melissa

Stephen Jones

Independent


Theatre Experience

Play

Role

Theatre/Theatre Company

Director

Brontë

Emily Brontë

Illustrated Productions

Clare Maguire

Tryst

Steph

Sickle Moon Productions @ Tiger Dublin Fringe Festival

Jeda de Brí

Fallen

Katie Crilly

One City One Book @ The Dublin Writers Centre

Bairbre Ni Chaoimh

Cirque des Rêves

Girl/Cecily/Fortune Teller/Living Doll/Narrator

Smock Alley Theatre

Jeda deBri

The Importance of Being Earnest

Miss Prism

Smock Alley Theatre

Kate Canning

Hollow Ground

Hazel

Theatre Upstairs

Karl Shiels

Cirque de Rêves

Mrs Owens/Narrator 3/Fortune Teller/ Cecily

Smock Alley / Collaborations 2015

Jeda de Brí

Romeo & Juliet

Nurse

2014/15 GSA SHAKESPEARE FOR SCHOOLS PROGRAMME

Kate Canning

Othello

Emilia

2014/15 GSA SHAKESPEARE FOR SCHOOLS PROGRAMME

Kate Canning

Tales From Briar Hall

Daisy

Theatre Upstairs

Jeda De Bri

A Midsummer Nights Dream

Helena

Bloom Festival

Stephanie Courtney

Slippers

Jean

Theatre Upstairs

Jeda de Bri

And Other Four Letter Words

Daisy

Smock Alley Theatre

Sarah Finlay

Macbeth

Ross/Witch

Smock Alley Theatre

Keith Thompson

The Little Match Girl

Christine

Theatre Upstairs

Karl Shiels

Town/Country

Aine

Smock Alley Theatre

Liam Halligan

Sluts

Rachel

Edinburgh Fringe

Catriona Daly

Hamlet

Gertrude

UCD Dramsoc

Stephen Jones

Dancing At Lughnasa

Chris

UCD Dramasoc

Catriona Ennis

The Importance of Being Earnest

Cecily

Wexford Arts Centre

Pat Sinnott



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