Aoibhéann McCann


Height: 5’9”

Training: 2011 Oxford School of Drama; Postgraduate, 2008 Irish Board of Speech & Drama; Associate Diploma (1st Class Honours), 2015 Theatre Lovett Actor Training at The Abbey.

Accents: American-Standard, American-Southern, Australian, Belfast-Native, Donegal, Dublin-Native, Northern Irish-Native, Southern Irish-Native, RP, West Country, Yorkshire, London, New York, Glasgow.

Skills: French, Highly skilled in Folk Singing, Mezzo-Soprano and Irish Step.

Awards: Best Actress Nomination for ‘A Streetcar Named Desire’ – Irish Times Theatre Awards 2020


Film & Television
Production Role Company Director
Can't Cope Won't Cope Pharmacist RTE Cathy Brady
Vikings – Season 6 Skadi History Channel/MGM Various
The Midnight Court Mairéad TG4 Colm Bairéad
A Terrible Beauty Sarah RTÉ Colm Kirwan
The Rising Winifred Carney Martello Productions/An Post Luke Leslie
Soulsmith Marie Whim Productions Kevin Henry
Cumann na mBann 100 Sighle Humphries TG4 Collum Bairéad
Fapp Apps (Short) Sarah Not Just A Pawn Mark Watson
The Break (Short) Fiona Stanley's Deathpark Productions Denis Fitzpatrick
The Last Dart (Short) Woman Stanley's Deathpark Productions Ken Williams
Cracking Crime Patricia Doherty RTÉ Sian Rutledge
Street Spirit (Short) Grace Bailey Tom Bailey/Ideastap Bailey Tom Bailey
Long Walk Home (Short) Eliza The De Warren Company Sameer Patel

Production Role Company/Venue Director
The Palyboy of the Western World Widow Quinn The Lyric Theatre Oonagh Murphy
A Streetcar Named Desire Blanche Dubois The Lyric Theatre Belfast Emma Jordan
The Great Gatsby Myrtle Wilson The Gate Theatre Alexander Wright
A Portrait of the Artist Various Rough Magic Theatre Company Ronan Phelan
A Midsummer Night's Dream Helena/Snout (Wall) Rough Magic Theatre Company Lynne Parker
Assassins Sara Jane Moore Gate Theatre Selina Cartmell
The Great Gatsby Myrtle Wilson Gate Theatre Alexander Wright
Harder Faster More Various Red Bear Productions/ Project arts Centre Tracy Martin
Coast Anne Marie Red Bear Productions Tracy Martin
Harder Faster More Various Red Bear Productions/ West Cork Fit-Up Festival Tracy Martin
The Wise Wound Prunella Smock Alley Theatre Philip Doherty
24 Hour Plays The Leader The Abbey Theatre Selina Cartmell
Wrapped Lisa Red Bear Productions/Civic Theatre Tracy Martin
Harder Faster More Various Red Bear Productions/Tiger Dublin Fringe 2015 Tracy Martin
Taming of The Shrew Pertruccio The Iveagh Gardens Stephanie Courtney
Wrapped Lisa Red Bear Productions/Tiger Dublin Fringe 2014 Tracy Martin
Much Ado About Nothing Beatrice Fortune's Fool Productions Stephanie Courtney
Here There Caroline WhySoBecause Lynné Raubenheimer
Holes Jacinta Company Of Angels Adam Barnard
Ourselves Alone Josie JuSt Theatre/Samuel Beckett Theatre Conor Irwin
Stars In The Morning Sky Klara The Belgrade Theatre Hamish Glen
The Folk Contraption Various Rogue's Gallery Oliver Rose
Ourselves Alone Josie JuSt Theatre/Theatro Technis Conor Irwin
Suddenly Last Summer Sister Felicity Hampstead Theatre Naomi Jones
Twelfth Night Andrew Aguecheek Blenheim Palace Naomi Jones
Phaedra's Love Strophe Oxford School of Drama Steve Woodward

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