Spotlight: EMER O CONNOR


EMER O CONNOR by Claire Grogan
Photo: Claire Grogan
Unit J302, J Block, Biscuit Factory, 100 Clements Road, London, SE16 4DG
Phone: 020-7837 3304
Fax: 020-7837 7215
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Height:5'6" (167cm)
Weight:9st. (57kg)
Playing Age:35 - 45 years
Eye Colour:Blue-Grey
Hair Colour:Red/Titian
Hair Length:Long
Voice Character:Earthy
Voice Quality:Melodious

About me:

Emer is honoured to be a voice in Lost Lives (alongside Liam Neeson, Kenneth Branagh & many others) which premiered at the London Film Festival, screening on BBC 1 Northern Ireland. Watch Emer as ORLA in Debra Baker's Alphabet Monolgue Emer is a creator of character comedy and is also an established storyteller. “O Connor dances brilliantly between goddess and temptress. As it stands, this is some of the best physical theatre I've seen in a long time.”

Stage Site Specific Comedy Audio Commercial Educational Television Event Further Credits
2018, Stage, Multiple, Overheard, The Bunker, Christopher Adams
2017, Stage, Multiple, Overheard, Rosemary Branch Theatre, Christopher Adams
2017, Stage, Paula, Someone's Gonna Break Your Heart, Flux Theatre, Tristan Bates Theatre, Christopher Adams
2017, Stage, Pam, Isabelle, Little Pieces of Gold, Southwark Playhouse, Christopher Adams
2016, Stage, Multiple parts, The Gin Chronicles: A Scottish Adventure, Interrupt the Routine, Anthony Shrubsall and Robert Blackwood
2011, Stage, Sherrie Smith, The Virginity Project, Tristan Bates Theatre, TWW, Chris Mellor
2010, Stage, One Woman Show, Bloody Women, Susurrus at Etcetera Theatre & Bikeshed Theatre, Kerry Irvine
2010, Stage, Angela, Work, The London Playwright's Collective, Theatre503, ScenePool, Kerry Irvine
2009, Stage, One Woman Show 2008/2009, Bloody Women, Southwark Playhouse/Northern Irish Tour, Kerry Irvine
2008, Stage, Ivy, Wild Woods, Mary's Room, The Scenepool Festival at Camden People's Theatre
2008, Stage, Maeve, Bridge of Leaps, The Space, Maggie Grace
2007, Stage, Miriam Bolter, On Crusoe's Other Island, Clerkenwell Theatre, Joanna Frawley
2007, Stage, Karen/Keri (Lead Twin Roles), Zygosity, The King's Head, Russell Bolam
2006, Stage, Touramaline, Aladdin, Dubbel Joint, Pam Brighton
2005, Stage, Susan, Looking Forward to Friday 2, Pilot Festival, Coventry, Jo Hammett
2004, Stage, Susan, Looking Forward to Friday, The Cockpit Theatre, Jo Hammett
Site Specific
2017, Site Specific, Mildred the Librarian, The Case of the Missing Monsters, Tea Break Theatre/Dorich House, Katherine Armitage (Off West End Award Finalist)
2016, Site Specific, Riemmelth, Lundenwic, Clio's Company, Jay Venn, Lissa Chapman
2015, Site Specific, Storytelling, The Salon, The Hackney Salon
2017, Comedy, Stand Up, Comedy character- Sharon, Multiple Open Mic Venues
2015, Comedy, Stand-Up, Comedy character- Tabitha, Multiple Open Mic venues
2017, Audio, Domestic violence survivor, When the Roof Came Down, The Tip Off Podcast, Maeve McClenaghan
2016, Audio, Narrator, The Things I Should Have Told you, White House Sound for HarperCollins, Carolyn Oldershaw
2016, Audio, Narrator, Siren, White House Sound for Penguin Publishing, Carolyn Oldershaw
2018, Commercial, Mad Woman, Ident for Britain's Got Talent, ITV, Chris Balmond
2017, Commercial, Main character, Swinton Insurance, Love Commercials, Julian Pugsley
2015, Commercial, Christmas wife, Lotto, David Stewart, David Stewart
2015, Commercial, Central character, Amazon Ad, Lucky Generals, Andy McLeod
2017, Educational, Facilitator, Betty Bus, EdComs, Rob Kitson
2004, Television, Claire, Everything I Know About Men, BBC, Dewi Humphreys
2003, Television, PC Davies, Absolutely Fabulous, BBC, Dewi Humphreys
2003, Television, Sinead, My Family, BBC, Dewi Humphreys
2012, Event, Reader, Book Launch- A Parachute in the Lime Tree, The History Press Ireland
2011, Event, Storyteller, BEDTIME STORY NIGHTS at 40 WINKS, Emer O Connor
Further Credits
2018, Feature Film, Narrator, Lost Lives, DoubleBand Films, Michael Hewitt, Dermot Lavery
2012, Rehearsed Reading, Mary, The Gift, Marigold Joy & Christiana Ebohon


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-New England, Belfast*, Cockney, Donegal, Dublin, Glasgow, Irish RP, Irish-Northern*, Irish-Southern, Lancashire, Liverpool, London, Northern, RP
(* = Native/Fluent)
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Folk Singing, Mezzo-Soprano, Period Dancing
Performance:Comedy, Interactive Performance, Stand-up Comic, Story Telling, Voice Acting
(* = highly skilled)
Running, Stage Combat, Yoga