Hair: Dark Brown
Playing Age: 40+
A native of Manchester, Paula splits her time between her home city and Dublin. She began acting as a child under the direction of the renowned David Johnson at Oldham Theatre Workshop and then as an adult at David Johnson Drama. She is a graduate of Salford University and has sought further training via The Lir Academy.
Paula has been a professional actor and musician for over 30 years and has appeared in Film, numerous TV Dramas, Soaps, Radio Dramas and Commercials including Coronation Street, Emmerdale, Heartbeat, Shameless, Hollyoaks and Dublinʼs own Fair City.
Alongside, sheʼs worked extensively as a singer/pianist/keyboard player both in the UK and abroad as a soloist, in duos and in many live bands working as tribute artists and wedding entertainers.
Paula also teaches Drama to school age children. Her teaching experience began in 2010 after she qualified as a Kindermusik educator and then founded her own pre-school music programme. Shortly after, she turned to Drama education for school age children and has since gone on to facilitate classes, direct plays and lead performance workshops in primary schools, secondary schools, stage schools and independent outlets in the UK and Ireland.