Nicola Abernethy

Student Information


Hair:

Blonde

Height:

5' 2"

Eyes:

Blue

Nationality:

Irish/British

Natural Accent:

Northern Irish

Agent:

Universal Artists - mark@universalartists.co.uk

Course Information


Course Name:

Bachelor in Acting

Year of Graduation:

2015

Productions at The Lir Academy


ProductionCharacterDirector
Living QuartersMiriam DonnellyConall Morrison
Terrarium (Short Film)JessConor McMahon
Northern StarMary BodleLynne Parker
Troilus and CressidaCassandraNona Shepphard
Tarry FlynnAggie FlynnWayne Jordan
Coop (Devised)Audrey BlakeLouise Lowe
Plough and the StarsNora ClitheroeAnnabelle Comyn
OedipusPriestWayne Jordan

Special Skills


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

Accents
Regional Northern Irish,* Belfast, Dublin, Standard Irish, General American, Southern American, New York, RP, London, Cockney, Manchester, Liverpool, Glasgow. (*native)

Singing
Mezzo Soprano
Diploma in Musical Theatre performance from London College of Music.

Other
Horse Riding
Full UK Driving License.

Previous Experience


Agaphangel – The Mandate – Dir. Des Kennedy – Island Arts Centre, Lisburn
Shen Te/ Shui Ta – The Good Soul of Sezchuan – Dir. Des Kennedy – Brian Friel Theatre, Belfast
Ilse – Spring Awakening – Dir. Rachel O’Riordan – Crescent Arts Centre, Belfast
Portia – Julius Caesar – Dir Tom Finlay – The Courtyard Theatre, Stratford Upon Avon

Interests


Badminton, Tennis, Cooking