Rua Barron

 

Height: 5'6’’

Hair: Strawberry Blonde

Eyes: Blue

Date of Birth: 08/09/96

Playing Age: 17- 25

Singing voice: Soprano

Theatre Experience: Efficacy 84, Mr Burns; A Post Electric Play, Inishfall,  Dogg’s Hamlet, Terminus, 8 Chairs

Accents: Irish, English and American

Training:

TSM Drama and Music Trinity College Dublin – (2016 – present)

Intensive Residency with Youth Music Theatre UK (2014/2015)

O’Hanlon School Of Dance (2009 – present)

Independent Theatre Workshop (2004 – 2008)

Skills

Flute; Grade 8, Ukulele, Piano and Dancing

 

Bio

In the summer of 2014 Rua was successful in being one of two Irish young actors chosen to attend Youth Musical Theatre UK summer workshops, which culminated in acting in 'Macbeth the Musical' in Lyric Theatre Belfast. She has achieved Grade 7 distinction (Soprano) singing exams, Flute - Grade 8, Music Theory - Grade 5.  She was awarded a distinction in both grade 6 (ABSM) flute exams and grade 7 (RIAM) musical theatre exams.  She played a starring role in her drama school production in Civic Theatre which included solos from Cats and Matilda.  More recently, she has appeared on stage in various plays in The N.C.H, Samuel Beckett Theatre and the Players Theatre.  She is studying Occupational Therapy in Trinity College Dublin.