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Lir Academy Training
- Playwriting - 2024
Lucy Holmes is a playwright, actor and theatre-maker from the Midlands of Ireland. Lucy is the founder of FILTH! a theatre and arts collective that focuses on new work, installation, multi-disciplinary and visceral theatre. She wrote and directed their first production of THIS TOO SHALL PASS in the Samuel Beckett Theatre, wrote and performed in their production HEAVEN and wrote and performed Connections, a theatre installation at Electric Picnic 2023.
Lucy graduated from Drama and Theatre studies in Trinity College Dublin with a first, and became a Scholar of Drama and Theatre in the second year of her undergrad. Lucy has had work published in The Madrigal, The Player and has had extracts of her work published in The Irish Times.