Louise has trained with Galway Youth Theatre, The English Drama Ensemble in Salzburg and The Gaiety School of Acting, graduating in 2014 from the Gaiety School of Acting’s full time actor training course. At the GSA, Louise performed in the graduating class’s play Dirty Laundry written and directed by former WAAPA director Chris Edmund.
Along with acting Louise has worked as production manager for the Gaiety School of Acting’s Youth Theatre Company and has worked as Assistant Director with Articulate Anatomy on The Spinning Heart.
Louise has just completed training as a producer with Smock Alley’s Generator programme and worked on shows for the Scene + Heard Festival 2017.
Louise also enjoys writing and has written pieces for Collaborations Festival and Smock Allies 2016 + 2017 Scene + Heard Festivals. Louise also writes short stories and was shortlisted for the Jonathon Swift Creative Writing Award 2015 and was awarded one of Kildare Arts Council ‘Stories for the Ear 2016’ prizes. She has completed a playwrighting course with Fishamble Theatre Company.
Louise also works as a co-producer and actor with Illustrated Productions, having just completed their latest project, Bronte, by Polly Teale, playing the role of the eldest sister Charlotte.
Louise has a degree in Psychology from NUI Galway.
|The Woman is Present||Mary Moynihan||Smashing Times
|Phobia||Kaja Juul Citron||IADT Graduate Short
|Necknom||Viko Nicki||Gaiety School of Acting
|Brontë||Charlotte||Smock Alley + dlr Mill Theatre
|Animalia||Danielle||Tiger Dublin Fringe Festival
|The Wise Wound||Gertrude||Gonzo Theatre Company
|St Boxfriend||Mary||Illustrated Productions / Scene & Heard Festival
|Ashes to Roses||Mary Magdalene||Articulate Anatomy / Eolia Conservatory Barcelona
|Under My Bed||Teresa||EPIC
|Borstal Boy||Ensemble||Verdant Productions
|The Critc||Quaker / Ensemble||Rough Magic / Dublin Theatre Festival
|Bee Loud Glade||Narrator / Singer||Crazy Dog Productions / RTE Arena|
|Gaiety School of Acting||Dublin 2||2 Year Fulltime Course|
|Max Hafler||Michael Chekhov Technique|
|Helena Walsh||Fitzmaurice Voicework|
|Boom Circus||Physical Theatre and Mask|
|Saul Kotzubei||Fitzmaurice Voicework|
|Raymond Keane||Clowning 1 & 2|
|Paul Brennan||Michael Chekhov Technique|
|Liam Halligan||Acting for Shakespeare|
|Andrew Flynn & Max Hafler||Galway Youth Theatre Company|
|Movement: tap, freestyle, contemporary, hip hop, Irish, basic ballet dance. Le Coq Mime training.
Singing: Mezzo-Soprano with High Belt.
Skills: Trumpet. Rhythm drumming. Basic American Sign Language. Level 2 Kayaking. Driving Licence. BDCA certified in rapier and dagger and unarmed stage combat
Accents: Northern Irish, midlands Irish, Dublin. Regional British. Mid-west American
Louise O’Meara is in day 3 of rehearsals for Dead Air, a live, theatrical, horrifying homage to the Golden Age of classic radio horror. Brought to you by the Bram Stoker Festival which runs throughout the city 27th – 30th October 2017 it features the talents of some of the best creatives working in the city. […]
Catch our Louise O’Meara in #Bronte at Dlr Mill Theatre Dundrum Book now to avoid disappointment http://bit.ly/2nEALUc
Check out our Louise O’Meara in #CharliesOfficeAngels in this year’s #SceneandHeard at Smock Alley Theatre from 14th-16th Feb @ 21.15 #Zeitgeist