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2 Futura House, 169 Grange Road, London SE1 3BN
Phone: 020-7237 3523
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
County Dublin, Ireland
County Tipperary, Ireland
Height:5'8" (172cm)
Playing Age:24 - 32 years
Appearance:Scandinavian, White
Nationality:Irish, British
Eye Colour:Green
Hair Colour:Blond(e)-Medium
Hair Length:Long
Voice Quality:Bright
Voice Character:Engaging

Currently appearing:

Avena recently narrated 'Rewrite the Stars' by Emma Heatherington and 'The Velvet Ribbon' the third book in the trilogy by Nadine Dorries.

Stage Audio Television Short Film Workshop
2018, Stage, Movement Director, Medea, Wretched Strangers for the Cockpit Theatre, Paloma Jacob-Duvernet
2018, Stage, Jean Alred/ Noisy Neighbour, An Ordinary Day, Platform Theatre, Ewa Borowska
2016, Stage, Mary Mulry, From Blaze to Blitz, Tom Kinninmont
2016, Stage, Colleen, Rapid Write Response, Theatre503
2015, Stage, Lucy, The Recruiting Officer, Drama Centre, Kath Rogers
2015, Stage, Marie- Antoinette, When The Terror Has Ended The Victims Will Dance, Drama Centre- Mark Ravenhill, Jane Gibson & Sue Lefton
2014, Stage, Porter/ Lady Macduff, Macbeth, Drama Centre, Lawrence Evans
2014, Stage, Donna, the Don, The Eighth Continent, Drama Centre, Anthony Clark
2014, Stage, Alcandra, the Sorceress, The Illusion, Drama Centre, Seb Harcombe
2013, Stage, Erifila, Madness in Valencia, Drama Centre, Annie Tyson
2013, Stage, Clara Gordon, Paradise Lost, Drama Centre, Aoife Smyth
2013, Stage, Varya, The Cherry Orchard, Drama Centre, Tim Robins
2012, Stage, Isabella, Measure for Measure, Spinning Wheel Theatre- Suffolk Tour, Amy Wylie
2012, Stage, Eliza/ Mrs Eynsford Hill, Pygmalion, Drama Centre, Brigid Zengeni
2011, Stage, Lily, Absolution, Theatre 503, Amy Draper
2011, Stage, Nell, The White House, In The Gutter, Charlotte Ives
2010, Stage, Brenda, Fame or Fries, The Flying Penguins, Adam Morley
2009, Stage, Juno, Ovids Metamorphoses, LSDA, David Newman
2008, Stage, Debbie, Love and Money, LSDA, Paul Robbinson
2019, Audio, Narrator, The Velvet Ribbon, W.F. Howes Ltd, Lauren Fox
2019, Audio, Narrator, Rewrite The Stars, RNIB Talking Books/ Harper Collins, Rupert Morgan
2019, Audio, Narrator, Mary Kate, W.F. Howes Ltd, Rebecca Collins
2019, Audio, Narrator, Rocking The System, RNIB Talking Books, Rupert Morgan
2019, Audio, Reader, Closer Than You Think, RNIB Talking Books, Rupert Morgan
2018, Audio, Narrator, Shadows in Heaven, RNIB Talking Books, Rupert Morgan
2020, Audio, Narrator/ Olive O' Grady, Duckett's Grove, Richard Tyson
2015, Television, Angela, New Blood, Eleventh Hour Films, Anthony Phillipson
Short Film
2018, Short Film, Neighbour, Too Many Cooks, Amigos Productions, Lyle Bush
2017, Short Film, Toni, Magnificent Dribble, FourPointTwoProductions, Daniel Pacquette
2013, Short Film, Lexie Days, Twin Sun, Flock of Condors, Steven Trumble
2012, Short Film, Emily, Colorblind, Al White
2010, Short Film, Bella, Sorry Signs, LastAtak, Andrew Davidson
2013, Short Film, Kelly, Night Surf, Tony Pomfret
Workshop, Isola, Gertrude- The Cry, Masterclass- Theatre Royal Haymarket, Tom Burke


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-New York, American-Southern States, American-Standard, Australian, Dorset, Dublin, English-Standard, Heightened RP, Irish RP, Irish-Northern, Irish-Southern*, London, RP, Somerset
(* = Native/Fluent)
French, Gaelic
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Ballet*, Ballroom Dancing*, Choral Singing*, Choreography, Classical Singing*, Contact Improvisation, Contemporary Dance, Dance (general), Irish Step, Mezzo-Soprano*, Period Dancing*, Piano
Performance:Actor-Singer, Comedy
(* = highly skilled)
Horse-jumping, Horse-riding*, Horse-riding (Side Saddle)*, Stage Combat, Swimming, Tennis, Yoga
Other Skills:Assistant Stage Manager (ASM)
Vocal Range:A3 to A5


National Theatre Writers Programme: Andrew Muir, 2018


Drama Centre London, BA Hons Acting, 2012-2015

Drama Centre's Spotlight Prize Nominee, 2015

Drama Centre winner of the Leverhulme Bursary, 2012


National Youth Theatre Programme- 2011

London School of Dramatic Art, Adv Dip, 2009


Member of The London Oriana Choir, Mezzo- Soprano (Sop 2), 2016.

Performances include:

-St. Peters Basilica for 9am Sunday morning Mass at Vatican City, Rome, 2019

-The End of All Things for the 2019 BAFTA Game Awards at The Queen Elizabeth Hall

-The Planets with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra at The Royal Albert Hall

-Durufle Requiem/ Monteverdi Vespers of 1610/ Belshazzar's Feast at such Venues including:

St.Peters Church/ St Martin-in-the-Fields/ St. James Church, Picadilly/ The Cutty Sark, Greenwich / and St Barnabas Church, Ealing.

International Tours Include: Krakow, Poland. Rome, Italy.


Voice-over Actor for RNIB Talking Books


Member of The Improsarios 2010-2012.

Member of The Improbotics 2018- on-going


Trustee of the Friends of the Drama Centre charity 2016- ongoing


MA Audition panellist, Drama Centre, 2018- on-going.


Acting Tutor.


Level 6 Imperial Classical School of Music and Dance (ICSMD), Ireland.

RADA Gold Acting Medal- Distinction

LAMDA GOLD Acting Medal