Aron Hegarty

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; ResistanceYounger, Vikings, Ripper Street, Game of ThronesRebellion 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.

Last year saw Aron work with The Abbey’s on Edna O Brien’s Country Girls, and this year he is soon to take the lead role in The Untold Story of Captain Hook with Replay Theatre Company for Young at Art Festival in Belfast.

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 recently used on adds for Murphy’s Irish Stout, The National Lottery, Simon Community, and you might recognise his voice from any number of his previous work; Munster Rubgy’s TV advert, RTE Folk Awards, My Taxi, The Irish ExaminerBus EireannLidlCarrols Ham, Heineken, and SPAR.

Aron is the co-founder of his Theatre and Storytelling Company Candlelit Tales. With his unique charisma and charming style Aron host their popular storytelling and music nights in regularly venues every month. Aron will be presenting a new co-written theatre show in Galway Theatre Festival in May called Connla’s Wave, as well as taking a residency in the Pavillion Theatre to re-draft another show in development later this year.


Aron Hegarty as the black-eyed blackguard, Corry Kinchela, relishes Kinchela’s pantomime, over-the-top, cartoon villainy, delivering a sharp, focused performance showing hints of a Jim Carrey-like genius at times.


Latest News


Fight Back Festival @The New Theatre


The New Theatre and present FIGHT BACK FESTIVAL, an online theatre festival for Irish audiences to discover short plays written in response to these unprecedented times.   7th- 24th April

Make sure to check out Madi O’Carroll, Amy O’Dwyer and Aron Hegarty in action!

See more details HERE


Aron Hegarty cast in Circle of Friends


We are delighted to announce that Aron Hegarty will be appearing in Meave Binchy’s ‘Circle of Friends’ this April in the Gaiety. The cast and creative team met in the Gaiety for tea and cakes to celebrate the announcement of this great news.

To read the Irish Independent article click here


Aron Hegarty in Candlelit Tales


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!  

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