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Maria Connolly

About: Maria trained at the Central School of Speech and Drama where she won The ’94 Renaissance Award. Maria received an Irish Times BEST ACTRESS award nomination for her portrayal of Denise in Problem Child.
Playing Range: 40s – 50s
Height: 5’4″
Hair: Brown
Eyes: Hazel
Build: Slim
Skills:  Swimming, Singing, Physical Theatre, Piano (Grade 4).
Accents/Languages: Belfast*, Southern Irish, RP, American, Cockney. 

Stage
ProductionRoleDirectorCompany
The Man Who Fell To Pieces Alice Patrick J O Reilly Tinderbox
The History of the Peace Karen Dan Gordon GBL
Edith and Connie Constance Paula McFetridge Kabosh
Michelle and Ariene Arlene Foster Richard Lavery Accidental Theatre Company
We’ll Walk Hand in Hand Sarah Martin Lynch Green Sht
Two Sore Legs Bridget Noreen Kershaw Green Sht
The Ladykillers Luis Jimmy Faye Lyric Theatre Company
All Through The House Wendy Patrick J O’Reilly Tinderbox
Dancing Shoes Anne Best / Cher Peter Sheridan GBL
Belfast by Moonlight Johanna Paula McFetridge Kabosh
Meeting at Menin Gate Multi Matt Torney GBL
This Other City Gemma Mick Duke Tinderbox
Scene From Big Picture Maeve Conal Morrison Prime Cut
John Bull’s Other Island Nora Jonathan Munby Lyric Theatre
Arden of Faversham Alice Kate Varney Royal Scots
Shopping and Fu**ing Lulu Jackie Doyle Prime Cut
Problem Child Denise Jackie Doyle Prime Cut
Hey Hey Good Looking Sally Jonathan Lloyd Soho Theatre Company
Energy Alison Joe Devlin Derry Playhouse
The Pearl Juana Roxanna Silbert BAC
Translations Bridget Roxanna Silbert NVS
Macbeth Witches Jackie Doyle Lyric Theatre Company
Convictions Various Paula McFetridge Tinderbox
Language Roulette Sarah Tim Loane Tinderbox
Silverface Pichona David Farr Gate
The War of the Roses Queen Margaret Donna S Moretinni Central
Yerma Maria Alan Dunnett Central
Film
ProductionRoleDirectorCompany
Our Robot Overlords Commune M Jon Wright Embankment Films
Mickybo and Me Travel Agent Terry Loane WT2 Films
On Dangerous Ground Nora Bell L Gordon Clarke Carousel Films
TV
ProductionRoleDirectorCompany
Line of Duty 2 Alison Merchant Douglas MacKinnon BBC
Maru Ellen John Carling TG4
A Rap at the Door Tierna Millen Mark Brozel BBC
Out of the Deep Pan Alison Kieron Walsh BBC
Made in Heaven Psycho Peter Lawrence BBC
Betrayal of Trust Anne Michael McDowell BBC
Voice/Other
ProductionRoleDirectorCompany