Áine Ní Laoghaire
Áine trained as an actress at the BA in Acting Studies,The Samuel Beckett Centre, Trinity College and as a screen actor at Bow Street.
Her screen credits include the BBC/Starz series Dublin Murders, Vico Films/ BBC series The Young Offenders , IFB feature film Mo Ghrá Buan, along with webseries Long Dark Twenties, Ripper Street (BBC) Ros na Run (TG4) Standby (Rob Burke/Ronan Burke) Baróg Béir/Free Hugs (Gavin Fitzgerald), Live (Harbour Films), and Jane By the Sea ( Zanzibar Production )
Most recently, Áine appeared in Fibin’s Irish language production of Macbeth, Mac an Bheatha and Devious Theatre’s The Roaring Banshees. Work in the past 12 months includes The Abbey Theatre’s tour of Mise, Micheal, Dublin Theatre Festival’s My Name Is Language and Dublin Fringe Festival’s Billy. Other recent work includes it’s getting harder and harder for me (The Mac, Belfast) Neon Western (Cork Midsummer Festival and Dublin Fringe Festival) Mise, Mollser (Abbey Theatre) Factory Girls (Everyman Theatre, Cork)All Hell Lay Beneath (Dublin Fringe) and Zoe’s Play (The Ark).
A regularly provides various character voices for Macalla Teo, and TG4. Shows include Dude, cá bhfuil mo phúca?, Dot and Peg Agus Chat among others. She also recently lent her voice to the Irish language version of Oscar nominated cartoon The Breadwinner by Cartoon Saloon.
As a dancer/performer Áine has collaborated with Amanda Coogan on her RHA show I’ll Sing You A Song From Around The Town, dancer Meagan O’Shea (International Associate Artist, Dance House) and visual artist Ella De Búrca, most notably in Exercises for Seeing Stars #3 at the Vienna Art Fair.
Catch Aine Ni Laoghaire in THE MIDSUMMER MONOLOGUES as part of Cork Midsummer Festival.
Written by Jessica Courtney Leen , it is available to watch free online from 15th-17th June here
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