Karen McCartney

Student Information


Hair:

Mid length, black

Height:

5’4”

Eyes:

Blue

Nationality:

Irish

Natural Accent:

Standard Irish

Agent:

First Call Management, Maureen McGlynn, info@firstcallmanagement.ie

Course Information


Course Name:

Bachelor in Acting

Year of Graduation:

2014

Productions at The Lir Academy


ProductionCharacterDirector
The SuppliantsChorusWayne Jordan
The Poor Little Boy With No Arms (Devised)VariousMikel Murfi
Scenes from The Big PictureConnie DeanNona Shepphard
Schiller's Mary StuartKennedyConnall Morrison
The Night SeasonRoseRachel West
Into the WoodsRapunzel, Jack's Mother, Cinderella's MotherTom Creed
The ClearingKilliane FarrellAnnabelle Comyn
Kaleidoscope (short film)WandaRob Burke

Special Skills


Stage combat
Certified rapier & dagger and unarmed (IDCA).

Accents
Standard Irish, Standard American, Standard English, RP, Cockney, Cork, Dublin, South Dublin.

Dance
Period, Tango, Salsa, Foxtrot

Singing
Soprano

Other
Full Driving Licence, Provisional Motorcycle Licence; Diploma in Sound Engineering and Music Technology.

Previous Experience


Theatre: Acting Shakespeare and Contemporary Drama Summer School; RADA, Natalya in The Proposal, Marina in Pericles, Prince of Tyre.

Interests


Guitar, piano, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, song-writing