Julie Sharkey

Julie Sharkey

Playing Age: 32-42

Height: 5' 6"

Hair: Blonde

Eyes: Grey/Blue

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Julie is originally from Ballaghaderreen in Co. Roscommon.

She is a graduate of the Gaiety School of Acting, Dublin and also holds an LLCM Diploma in Drama in Education and an MA in Drama and Theatre Studies from UCC.
Most recent theatre work includes The Secret Garden (National Tour 2017) adapted and directed by Deirdre Dwyer for Brokencrow.

Dancing at Lughnasa (July/Aug 2017) directed by Julie Kelleher for Everyman Cork.

Futureproof (Cork Midsummer Festival 2017 – Project Dublin) written by Lynda Radley and directed by Tom Creed an Everyman/Project Production.

Julie continues to work extensively as a voice over artist and narrator.

Julie also works as drama facilitator for the HSE, Daughters of Charity and St. Michael’s House working with adults with intellectual disabilities.




Smalltown Pallative Care Nurse Smalltown Ltd
Gerard Barrett
Red Rock Dr Sara Colgan Mespil Road Productions
Bruce Webb
Mammal Nurse Fastnet Films
Rebecca Daly
Pic a Story Presenter RTEjr
Death Of A Superhero Nurse Bavaria Pictures/Grand Productions
Ian Fitzgibbon
How to Create a Garden Narrator RTÉ
Peter Mulryan
Corrigan Cooks Naturally Narrator RTÉ
Peter Mulryan
The Runway Marie Fastnet Films
Ian Power
Corrigan's City Farm Narrator RTÉ
Peter Mulryan
Fair City Linda Leahy RTÉ
Simon Gibney
The Clinic Marie RTÉ
Lisa Mulcahy
Situations Vacant Union Administrator Grand Pictures
Lisa Mulcahy
32A Miss Fagan Janey Pictures
Marion Quinn
Fair City Sue Griffin RTÉ
Paul Cusack
Dream's End Renee Last Serenade
CC Kiely
Love's Elusives Lisa Last Serenade
CC Kiely
Da Quixote Mellisa Terry O'Leary/ Filmbase
Terry O'Leary
The Swamp Presenter RTÉ
David Bickley


The Secret Garden Maid / Colin Broken Crow - National Tour
Deirdre Dwyer
Dancing at Lughnasa Kate Everyman Theatre
Julie Kelleher
Futureproof Lillie Everyman / Project
Tom Creed
Remember to Breathe Doreen Figure 8 Productions
Orla Murphy
The Big Wall Guide Hawkswell Sligo
Bob Kelly
The Secret Garden Maid / Colin Brokencrow / Everyman Cork
Deirdre Dwyer
A Game Called Lucy Finally Wins Lucy Last Serenade
Julie Sharkey
The Far Off Hills Ducky / Oliver Nomad Theatre Company
Mikel Murfi
Goodnight Irene Irene Chameleon
Johnny Hanrahan
The Fourth Wiseman Maria Meridian
Johnny Hanrahan
There are Little Kingdoms Glamour Meridian
Johnny Hanrahan
Raccoon Saoirse Meridian
Johnny Hanrahan
Frozen Agnetha Cork Opera House/Asylum
Donal Gallagher
The White Lady Ann Meridian
Johnny Hanrahan
Madame T Flora Meridian
Johnny Hanrahan
The Glass Menagerie Laura Everyman Palace
Pat Talbot
Bedbound Daughter Asylum
Pat Talbot
The Merchant of Venice Nerrissa Cork Opera House
Belinda Wilde
Harold and Sophie Sophie Abbey Theatre/ Picallo Milan
Jean O'Dwyer
A Town Called F**ked Roma Last Serenade
CC Kiely
Wedding Present Audrey Last serenade
CC Kiely
Lovers/Winners Mags Graffiti
Emelie Fitzgibbon
Lives Worth Living Margaret Graffiti
Emelie Fitzgibbon


Book on One Soul Mate Directed by Andrew Stanley for RTÉ Radio 1


Gaiety School of Acting Dublin 2 Year Actor Training Course
UCC Cork MA Drama and Theatre Studies
SITI Company New York Viewpoints and Suzuki training
Corn Exchange Dublin Commedia dell'Arte
Natalie Garret Body Mind Centering
John Davison Clowning
Maia Monaco & Guillermo Pesoa Voice


Movement, Singing, Dance, Accents, Improvisation, Clowning, Workshop Facilitator.


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Off to a flying start!

Flying to Kilkenny! Julie is excited to be heading to Kilkenny this January and February 2018 to work with Barnstorm Theatre on their new play Barney Carey Gets His Wings written by Brendan Murray and directed by Martin Drury. Julie will play a bearded lady called Agnes; a mystical, otherworldly character who helps Barney realise his own […]

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Lunacy at Lughnasa!

Best of luck to Castaway member Julie Sharkey who is gearing up towards the opening night of Brian Friel’s masterpiece, ‘Dancing at Lughnasa’ in the Everyman Theatre Cork, tonight! Tickets for this special summer show on sale following the link below:   Best of luck Julie <3 Castaway   DANCING AT LUGHNASA    

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Sharkey to play a Mundy!

Well it would appear Julie Sharkey has moved into the Everyman this year 😉 following great performances in The Secret Garden and most recently Futureproof, Julie is once again set to wow audiences in the Rebel county with Brien Friel’s Dancing at Lughnasa this coming August 2017. She is in the middle of rehearsals for what is sure […]

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