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Post-Graduate Certificate in Higher Education
Diploma in Speech and Drama, Brendan Smith Theatre Academy, Dublin


Paul has spent his career in stage, film, radio and TV as a professional actor, director, deviser and published writer. In the mid 1970s he studied at the Focus Theatre (Dublin) under Deirdre O’Connell before moving onto the Brendan Smith Theatre Academy. Further training ensued at The Abbey Theatre, Dublin under the guidance of renowned teacher/actor Ray McAnally. Paul has acted at The National Theatre (London), The Abbey Theatre (Dublin), The Royal Court (London), The Project Arts Center (Dublin) and many more. Away from the stage Paul worked as a screen actor in several small and large screen productions.



The Room, Czech publication by Centrum Sztuki Dziecka w Poznaniu, 2009
The Room, published by ARGRAFF, 2005


I Shot Buffalo Bill, HiJinx Theatre Company, 2003.
The Room, Theatre Iolo, 2002.
The Lost Boys: Theatre Iolo, 1999




Expertise or Interest

Screen performance
Classical Hollywood Cinema
Stanislavsky, Strasberg and Adler acting systems

Grants Awarded

The Lorca Project. A Practice as Research Project funded by a £3,900 award from the Research Support Scheme of the University of Wales Newport 2010-2011.

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Performance and Screen Media

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