Stephanie Dufresne

Stephanie is a dancer / actor / singer based in Dublin, Ireland. She completed her Bachelor of Arts in Dance at the renowned Rotterdam Dance Academy (Codarts) in the Netherlands in 2012. Since then she has performed both nationally and internationally in works by Luca Silvestrini, Nuno Silva, Marguerite Donlon, John Scott, Jefta van Dinther, Liz Roche, Emma Martin, John Heginbotham, Ariel Cohen and Osnat Kelner to name but a few.

She was most recently seen in THE BYSTANDER, an intriguing and adventurous dance-theatre production by multi-award winning dance innovators Junk Ensemble.

Recent credits include lead role as Karen in THE RED SHOES directed by Selina Cartmell at the Gate Theatre, Irish National Opera’s major production ORFEO ed EURIDICE directed by Emma Martin for the Galway International Arts Festival 2018  GIRL SONG in Groningen, Netherlands as part of the Noorderzon Festival.

Stephanie was born in New Jersey, USA and subsequently lived in Grenoble, France; Maastricht, The Netherlands; and Kinvara, County Galway, Ireland.