Dee Burke


Height: 5’3”

Hair: Brown 

Eyes: Green

Playing age: 23-30


Selected Theatre Experience: Glorious Madness, Hedder Gabler (Abbey Theatre), Locked, Thirteen*, Beautiful Dreamer, Down The Valley

Selected TV Experience: Red Rock

Selected Film Experience:  Audrey, Baby Girl, All My Love, Are We Ready

Selected Advertisement: Lidl (Christmas Ad)


Accents: Urban Dublin, South Side Dublin, Kildare, Cork, Limerick, Belfast, American, and London Cockney

Languages: Irish and French


Training & Qualifications:

  • The Articulate Body - Dance -Sue Mythen (2015)

  • Louis Lovett Actor Training (2015)

  • Introduction to Dance, Coisceim  (2012)

  • Arts Train Youth Theatre Facilitator Training (Fetac Level 6), National Association of Youth Drama Ireland (2011)
  • Reading in Irish Culture, UCD (2009)
  • Irish Theatre 1950-1980, UCD (2009)
  • Introduction to Theatre, UCD (2008)
  • Honours Degree in Social Science, UCD (2010)



Piano, Flute, Tin Whistle, Experienced in Physical Theatre, Full Driving Licence, Football, Camogie, Basketball, and Irish Dancing



Dee was born in Co. Kildare and started acting at a young age in the Michael Grennell stage school and later with Griese Youth Theatre. She lives in Dublin and has performed in professional theatre and film productions both nationally and internationally since the age of 19. Dee is also a theatre maker whose work is largely influenced by her Social Science background. She was a company member and associate artist of ANU productions from 2010-2014 and has since continued to perform in ANU work. Dee has directed work for National Theatre London Connections Programme. She was delighted to make her first appearance on the Abbey Stage in Hedder Gabler in 2015 and is now looking forward to the challenge of film and television.