Gerard Adlum

Gerard is a recent graduate of the Gaiety School of Acting’s fulltime course. He began acting in U.C.D. while undertaking a B.A. (Hons) in English and Philosophy, playing leading roles in many full productions. He has trained in Michael Chekov technique and Stanislavski, in addition to training in movement, singing and physical theatre (classical mime and commedia). He particularly enjoys performing Shakespeare and has attended master-classes with Denis Conway, Liam Halligan and Mark Lockyer.

Since graduating he has worked consistently with some of Ireland’s best known theatre-makers. Most recently he has worked with Raymond Keane and The Ark on a very popular kid’s show, Roll Up! Roll Up! and played Piglet in a very well received production of Frank Pig Says Hello at the Mill Theatre and around the country.

Most recently he played Macbeth in a sell-out production at Smock Alley Theatre.

Recent film credits include Quirke: Elegy for April for BBC/Element

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Gerard Adlum playing Macbeth at Smock Alley


Macbeth , featuring Gerard Adlum in the title role opens tonight at Smock Alley Theatre. Don’t miss this production by acclaimed company Fast Intent. Runs from 14th-25th January. For bookings click here

Radio piece about Roll Up! Roll Up!


Check out this radio piece on RTE about Roll Up! Roll Up! at The Ark, featuring Bob Kelly, Gerard Adlum and Barry Morgan

Roll Up! Roll Up!


Bob Kelly, Gerard Adlum and Barry Morgan are currently appearing in Roll Up! Roll Up! at The Ark For more details and bookings see here

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