Aron Hegarty is a Cork actor, writer, spoken word poet, storyteller and voice over artist based in Dublin.
Aron is a graduate of the full time Bow Street Screen Acting Program for film and he has had TV roles in; Resistance, Younger, Vikings, Ripper Street, Game of Thrones, Rebellion II, as well as various short films including great success with Leap of Faith, which he has a nomination for best actor in from the Underground Film Awards 2018.
Aron recently finished a nationa tour with The Abbey’s production of The Country Girls by Edna O Brien.
Previous theatre Credits include: The Shaughraun; The Boys; Fighting Words; The Untold Story of Captain Hook; Me Sara; Here There and Now; The Dream of Eithlinn; The Shadows of the Tain & Buchaill Buí; Trainspotting; Macbeth; The Ice Child; Which Crazy Cat Are You.
Aron’s voice has been used for this years Munster Rubgy TV advert, RTE Folk Awards and My Taxi as well as previously being used for The Irish Examiner, Bus Eireann, Lidl, Carrols Ham, Heineiken and SPAR.
Aron is the co-founder of his own Theatre and Storytelling Company Candlelit Tales. You can see Aron host these popular story nights across various venues in Dublin as he regales audiences with the age old tales with his unique style and charisma, accompanied by a live musical score.
Frontline client Aron Hegarty is busy with Candlelit Tales this month… and next! He was in the Harbour Bar Bray on Wednesday the 3rd July and will be performing next in a SOLD OUT Stag’s Head show on 10th July #soldout. But dont worry, if you dont manage to see him in Dublin this month, you can catch him in Whelans in August!
Three members of the Frontline team will be treading the boards this week in Smock Alley Theatre’s production of Dion Boucicault’s Irish classic The Shaugraun.
Aron Hegarty plays the unscrupulous Kinchella with Juliette Crosbie and Jack Mullarkey playing brother and sister Robert and Claire Ffolliott.
A comic caper with lots of heart and adventure, The Shaughraun runs from 31st July to 1st September in Smock Alley Theatre. You can grab your tickets right here.
Here’s a look at the trailer for the show.
Best of luck to all the Frontline actors who are appearing in shows as part of the new work festival Scene + Heard in Smock Alley Theatre at the moment.
Jack Mullarkey, Aron Hegarty, Shane Whisker, Madi O’Carroll and John Morton are all appearing in shows over the course of the three week run. You can check out the full programme here.