CARA CHRISTIE

Height: 5ft 4ins
Eyes: Brown
Hair: Dark Brown
Playing Age: 20-30
Equity Status: Member

TRAINING

Bachelor in Acting Studies, Samuel Beckett Centre, Trinity College, Dublin 2 (2006 – 2009)
Drama and Theatre Studies, University College Cork (2005 – 2006)
Participated In Arezzo Theatre Festival 2008
LAMDA Examinations (Grades 2 – 8)
Cork School of Music, Speech and Drama (Grades 1 – 8)


Film & TV

FILM & TV PART PLAY DIRECTOR
Stoneface Films Girlfriend Little Hours Music Video David O’Reilly
Whim Productions Trish Soulsmith (Feature) Kevin Henry
Reilly Productions Sandra After (Short) Colm Mooney
Lagoon Productions Louise Cut Me Deep (Short) Tommy Fitzgerald
NCAD Media Grace Perspectives (Short) Anna Maloney
Dunsany Productions Maria Guerrilla Blaine Rennicks
RTÉ Jess The Clinic Janet Traynor

 

 

Theatre

THEATRE PART PLAY DIRECTOR
Conflicted, Samuel Beckett Theatre Widow Neon Western Gavin McEntee
The Lir Various Scripted David Horan
The Peacock/ The Abbey Husband It Folds Brokentalkers/ Junk ensemble
Smock Alley Boy’s School Mandy Cornerstones Clare Maguire
Smock Alley Boy’s School Aisling The Ventriloquist Ronan Phelan
The Backloft Various Circus of Perseverance Philip Doherty
Smock Alley Theatre Ensemble The Birthday Man Philip Doherty
Open Air Theatre Ariel The Tempest Michael Way
Old Fas Building, Cork Sarah/Ensemble 18- 35 E.Lordan/G.McEntee
Projects Arts Centre Costume The Making of ‘Tis Pity She’s a Whore Selina Cartmell
Old Courtroom Productions Lucy The Bright Side of the Moon C.Jenkins/E.Fisher
Granary Theatre, Cork Masked Performer The Blue Boy G.Keegan/F.Cannon
The Complex 742 One Waiting Room John Currivan
Project Arts Centre Chloe Boxes Dan Colley
Samuel Beckett Centre Ruth The Homecoming Hugh Farrell
The Axis/Samuel Beckett Centre Cathryn Strike! Tracy Ryan
Smock Alley Boy’s School Sophie Soh Maeve Stone
The New Theatre Female Chaos Theory Yvonne Ussher
Samuel Beckett Centre Mother/ Floozie 2 The Drunkard Raymond Keane
Samuel Beckett Centre Clifford Now is the Winter of our Discontent Jason Byrne
Samuel Beckett Centre Hitcher’s Mother/ Drunk Churchill X 3 Annabelle Comyn
Samuel Beckett Centre Clown Clown Planet Eli Simon
Samuel Beckett Centre Anya The Cherry Orchard David Horan
Samuel Beckett Centre Camillo The Winter’s Tale Andrea Ainsworth
National Theatre London Captain Fitzroy Boat Memory Regina Crowley
Triskel Arts Centre Phoebe As You Like It Trina Scott
Granary Theatre Juliet Romeo & Juliet Regina Crowley

 

 

Skills

Strong Singing Voice (Mezzo Soprano), Juggling, Acrobatics, Basic Horse Riding, Puppetry

 

 

 

Other

WORKSHOPS Shakespeare Workshop (Denis Conway, Ouroborus)
Action & Intention (Jason Byrne, Loose Canon)
Commedia De L’Arte Workshop (Annie Ryan, Corn Exchange)
Shakespeare Workshop (Alan Stanford & Donnacadh O’Briain, Second Age)
MASTERCLASSES Rehearsal Techniques (Augusto Boal), Accents (Andrea Ainsworth), Stage Combat (Paul Burke), Mask (Raymond Keane), Clowning (Eli Simon), Acting (Tom Creed)