Hair: Dark Brown
Playing Age: 60+
As a member of the Abbey company, Maire has played over 150 roles in The Abbey and Peacock Theatre. Some of the productions included THE OLD LADY SAYS NO, PLOW AND THE STARS, SHADOW OF A GUNMAN, DESIRE UNDER THE ELMS, JUNO AND THE PAYCOCK, A FLEA IN HER EAR, A PAGAN PLACE, THE SILVER TASSIES, THE MAN WHO CAME TO DINNER ARTURO UI, THE LOVER, BOSS GRADY’S BOYS, IN THE SHADOW OF THE GLEN, EXILES, KATHLEEN NI HOULIHAN, THE ONLY JEALOUSY OF EMER, COUNTESS CATHLEEN amongst many others.
She has also played The Gate Theatre, The Olympia and The Gaiety Theatre. She played Lizzie Sweeney in Druid’s production of PHILADELPHIA HERE I COME. She played Lady G in LADY G to critical acclaim which played The Peacock which was followed by a 21 City US Tour.
Film and TV highlights includes TRIVIA, THE RAFTERS, SENSATION, BELONGING TO LAURA, THE CLINIC, FAIR CITY, UPWARDLY MOBILE, HEADRUSH, BACHELORS WALK, ABDUCTION CLUB, BALLYKISSANGEL and TRI SCEAL.
Maire is also a fluent Irish speaker.