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Wesley Signori Doyle thinks #24HrDub is a great start to the New Year!

Wesley Doyle is a 26 year old actor from Ballymun, Dublin. He has been involved in performing since the age of 12. He is also a a big practitioner of martial arts as a hobby. Since 15 years old he has been lucky enough to play the role of Doug Ferguson in RTE’s soap drama […]

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Caoimhe O’Malley, actor #24HrDub 2018, holding out for sci-fi with beards and bodices

Caoimhe O’Malley is an actor from Dublin and graduated from the Gaiety School of Acting Full Time Acting Course in June 2011, and was awarded the Gaiety School Theatre Bursary in 2010. Caoimhe most recently appeared in the feature film The Randomer written by Gerry Stembridge, which premiered in the Galway Film Fleadh in 2016. Onstage she recently […]

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Noni Stapleton recommends we learn to tap dance sooner

Noni Stapleton is a playwright and actor. Her one woman show Charolais won The Stewart Parker Award, The Little Gem Award, and was a Susan Smith Blackburn Prize finalist. Other plays include One For Sorrow and Two For A Girl (Jayne Snow Award nominee for “Innovation and Bravery in Theatre”). Noni trained at The Gaiety […]

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Tiernan Kearns currently doesn’t want to go back and change anything.

Since graduating the Gaiety School Of Acting in 2011, Tiernan Kearns’s stage appearances include HOW TO BE ANGRY (Nominated for Best Ensemble & First Fortnight, Fringe 2017). I WAS AND EMPEROR (5 stars). THE LAST CRUSADER (….’a scene stealing cameo from Kearns’ – Irish Times). THE CARVED SOUL (Nominated for Best Production, Fringe 2014). Tiernan […]

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Pat McGrath (never Patrick) – his answers raise ALL the questions

Pat McGrath, one of the actors taking part in #24HrDub 2018,  has made a small living appearing in many films and playing in theatres and halls throughout Ireland as well as visits to Spain, Poland, London and Finland. At the Edinburgh Festival 2000, he won a Herald Angel. In 2013 Pat wrote and appeared in […]

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Jeda de Brí is afraid she’ll catch the 24 hour bug. Wait that’s sounds wrong…

Jeda De Bri is a director whose credits include: The Egg is a Lonely Hunter (Nominated: Little Gem Award, First Fortnight Award & Fishamble New Writing Award, Dublin Fringe 2017), All honey (Winner: Fishamble New Writing Award, Dublin Fringe 2017), TRYST (Nominated: Fishamble New Writing Award, Fringe 2016.) Mimes in Time (Edinburgh Fringe 2016, Dublin […]

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Luke Griffin, #24HrDub actor, looking forward to living the nightmare.

Luke Griffin, one of our actors in The 24 Hour Plays in aid of Dublin Youth Theatre supported by BNP Paribas Real Estate, responded to our questions in a series of tweets and snaps. Or maybe they are haikus. Either way, it suits me just fine. Four days before Christmas with no mince pies made, […]

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Mark O’Brien ran away with the circus in his head. Now for the circus outside his head!

Our next director in the hot seat is Mark O’Brien. Mark is the Director of axis, Ballymun. Theatre directing credits include; for axis, ‘Bang Bang’, ‘Tea Chests and Dreams’ and ‘The Parting Glass’ by Dermot Bolger (touring nationally and Internationally), ‘Glimmer’ by Joe Flavin, ‘Stór’ by Ciaran Taylor, ‘The Good Father’ by Christian O’ Reilly, ‘Cleaners’ […]

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Órla Mc Govern, #24HrDub writer, has a well toned “seat of the pants” muscle. Perfect!

Órla Mc Govern is a proud ex-DYT-er and one of the #24HrDub 2018 writers. Always great to welcome our alumni back for this crazy show! Now based in the Wild West, she is a performer and writer. Her plays have been performed on a moving barge, in a forest, and in a brewery (as well […]

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Sinead Aideen Maria (yes she was obsessed with Sound of Music) Moriarty

Our first writer profile this year and we discover that we are being used in a weird New-Year’s-Resolution-in-December-Experiment. Sinead Moriarty is the author of 12 books published by Penguin. To date, her books have been translated into 25 languages. She has just finished her 13th novel and is delighted to be taking a break from […]