Lucianne McEvoy

Lucianne plays Siobhan in THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE DOG IN THE NIGHT-TIME, the National Theatre’s highly acclaimed production based on Mark Haddon’s award-winning novel. Directed by Marianne Elliot and Kim Pearce, now playing at major venues across the UK and Ireland.

She will next appear in Frances Poets’ WHAT PUT THE BLOOD directed by Graham McLaren for the Abbey theatre.

Recent stage work includes the role of Valerie in Conor McPherson’s THE WEIR directed by Amanda Gaughan and JUMPY directed by Cora Bissett at Edinburgh Lyceum, DANCE OF DEATH directed by Candice Edmunds for Citizens Theatre and SACRIFICE AT EASTER directed by Pat Kiernan as part of the Cork Midsummer Festival 2016. Lucianne was nominated Best Actress at the Dublin Theatre Festival 1999 for her performance of Anna in Frank McGuinness’ DOLLY WEST’S KITCHEN directed by Patrick Mason at the Abbey Theatre.

National Theatre of Scotland credits include the role of Christine in A DOLL’S HOUSE, Woman in INSTRUCTIONS OF A BUTTERFLY COLLECTOR  both directed by Graham McLaren and Helen in THE MAKING OF US directed by Graham Eatough.

Other theatre appearances include Brian Friel’s LOVERS, the role of Hermonie in ANDROMAQUE (Oran Mor), MARCH OF WOMEN, HORIZONTAL COLLABORATION (Fire Exit/Traverse Theatre), THE LIBERTINE directed by Dominic Hill for Citizens Theatre, LEAVING PLANET EARTH, WOYZECK (Corcadorca), THE LADIES CAGE directed by John Terry, FESTEN (Birmingham Rep & Tour), RIDERS TO THE SEA directed by Conall Morrison (Abbey Theatre), BLOOD AND ICE (Edinburgh Lyceum), THE THEBANS (Theatre Babel), THE BOY WHO FELL INTO A BOOK (ETT), HINTERLAND directed by Max Stafford-Clark (National Theatre/Out of Joint), TRANSLATIONS directed by Ben Barnes at the Abbey Theatre and MUTABILITIE directed by Michael Barker-Caven at the Samuel Beckett Centre, Dublin.

On screen, she played series regular Tara in TV mini-series NY-LON directed by Otto Bathurst for Channel 4. Other film and television appearances include IN AMERICA directed by Jim Sheridan for Harlem Film Production, A FAMILY AFFAIR for UCD and the role of Mary in THE PEAR BOTTLE for Igloo Productions.