MAGGIE CRONIN by Aidan Monaghan
Photo: Aidan Monaghan
62 Woodburn Park, Derry BT47 5PT
Phone: 07522 963452
Height:5'6" (167cm)
Weight:10st. 8lb. (67kg)
Playing Age:45 - 55 years
Appearance:Eastern European, Mediterranean, White
Eye Colour:Green
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Mid Length
Voice Character:Engaging
Voice Quality:Warm

About me:

Maggie recently completed filming on short 'Gravest Hit' - (Savant Garde Films) and recorded Elaine Feeney's beautiful short story 'Post' for BBC Radio 4. She also plays Diana in 'Mushrooms' by Marion McDowell, directed by Meghan McArdle, currently showing on the RTÉ Player as part of 'The Storyland' strand of short films.

Television Film Short Film Stage Commercial Voice Over Radio Audio Writing Further Credits
2019, Television, Diana, Mushrooms, RTÉ, Meghan McArdle
2019, Television, Grandma, Pablo, Paper Owl Productions for CBBC, David McGrath
2018, Television, (2017 & 2018), Grandma, Pablo, Paper Owl Productions for CBBC, David McGrath
2016, Television, Ellen Quinn, My Mother And Other Strangers, BBC, Adrian Shergold
2015, Television, Betsy, The Frankenstein Chronicles, Rainmark for ITV, Benjamin Ross
Television, Sandra, A Year of Greater Love, BBC TV, Michael McDowell
Television, Laura Cross, Marú, Stirling films for TG4, Lawrence Gough
Television, Doris Curran, Scapegoat, Hole In The Wall Gang for BBC TV, Michael McDowell
Television, Emer O'Callaghan, The Clinic, RTÉ, Liam Cunningham
Television, Bel Ferris, Holby City, BBC TV, James Strong
Television, Kate McGuire, Doctors, BBC TV, Rupert Such, Steve Kelly, John Greening
Television, Kate McGuire, Doctors, BBC TV, Terry Iland, Ian Barber, Alice Troughton
Television, Kate McGuire, Doctors, BBC TV, Sven Arnstein, Dominic Keavey, Julie Anne Robinson
Television, Kate McGuire, Doctors, BBC TV, James Strong, Dominic Keavey, S.J. Clarkson
Television, Kate McGuire, Doctors, BBC TV, Neil Adams, Adrian Bean, Nic Philips
Television, Sarah, That's Not Me, BBC TV, Peter Lawrence
Television, Mrs McGinley, United, BBC TV (BAFTA WINNER), Michael McGowan
2020, Feature Film, Authoritative Woman, Zone 414, Highland Film Group, Andrew Baird
2018, Film, Florence, Truth Of Murder, Innovation Factory, Terry Loane
2018, Feature Film, Glamorous Woman, Normal People, Bankside, Lisa Barros D'Sa and Glenn Leyburn
2016, Film, Matron, Zoo, Ripple World Pictures, Colin McIvor
Feature Film, Mrs Munrow, High Rise, Recorded Picture Company, Ben Wheatley
Feature Film, Landlady (Mrs Thompson), Shooting For Socrates, New Black, James Erskine
Feature Film, Sinéad, A Belfast Story, JoltMe, Nathan Todd
Feature Film, Alice Weller, Whole Lotta Sole ('Stand Off' in USA), Generator, Terry George
Short Film
2020, Short Film, Josie, Gravest Hit, Savant Garde, Robert Herbert McClean
2017, Short Film, Daughter in Law, Chancer, Cinemagic NI, Patrick Maxwell
Short Film, Sarah, The Light of My Eyes, Daniel Holmes
Short Film, Susan Williams, To Lose Control, Visionworks, Marty Stalker
Short Film, Mary, The Shore, All Ashore (Oscar Winner Short Film 2012), Terry George
Short Film, Freida, Picnic, Premiere Short Film, Audrey Concannon
2018, Stage, Lena Murphy & others, Under The Hawthorn Tree, Cahoots NI, Paul Bosco McEneaney
Stage, Director, FREAK FLOODS, Emily De Dakis/Úna Monaghan, Maggie Cronin
2017, Stage, Tante Sophie, Nivelli's War, CahootsNI; New Victory Broadway, NYC, Paul Bosco McEneaney
2017, Stage, Tante Sophie, Nivelli's War, CahootsNI; Lyric, Belfast, Paul Bosco McEneaney
2016, Stage, Director, Community Cast., 1932 The People Of Gallagher Street, Green Shoot, Martin Lynch/Maggie Cronin
2015, Stage, Ma, The Gift, Cahoots NI, Paul Bosco McEneaney
2014, Stage, Martha, The Kitchen The Bedroom And The Grave, Accidental Theatre, Richard Lavery
Stage, 'M', Greenstick Boy - One Woman Show, Lyric Theatre Belfast; Bozar, Brussels, Sarah Tipple
Stage, Winnie, Happy Days, University of Ulster- research performance, Joel Beddows
Stage, 'M', Greenstick Boy - One Woman Show, Bewley's Cafe Theatre Dublin for ABSOLUT Fringe, Sarah Tipple
Stage, Vadoma, Carnival, Kabosh, Paula McFetridge
Stage, Nora Ryan, Bruised, Tinderbox, Anna Newell
Stage, 'M', Greenstick Boy - One Woman Show, Greenstick Productions, Sarah Tipple
Stage, Gin, The Trestle at Pope Lick Creek, Prime Cut Productions, Patrick O'Kane
Stage, Marie, 1974 - The End Of The Year Show, The Lyric Theatre, Belfast, Carol Moore
Stage, Reta, Unless, Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough, Tim Sheader
Stage, Daisy, Give Me Your Answer Do, Belfast Lyric Theatre, Ben Twist
Stage, Joy Gresham, Shadowlands, Belfast Lyric Theatre, Zoe Seaton
Stage, Titania, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Belfast Lyric Theatre, Robin Midgley
Stage, Widow Quin, Playboy Of The Western World, Belfast Lyric Theatre, David Grant
Stage, Grace O'Malley, A Most Notorious Woman - One Woman Show, Calypso, Paddy Scully
Commercial, Teacher, Hidden Hearing, Speers, Lenny Abrahamson
Commercial, Amanda, RTÉ licence fee, RTÉ, John Hayes
Voice Over
Voice Over, Narrator, Talking To Billy, BBC NI TV, Clare Delargy
Voice Over, Narrator, Atlantis The Evidence, BBC Worldwide, Detlef Siebert
Voice Over, Narrator, Quitting Crime, Crawford McCann for BBC NI, Kelda Crawford McCann
Voice Over, Narrator, The House on the Hill, Doubleband for BBC Northern Ireland, Laura Doherty
Voice Over, Narrator, When the Pope Came to Ireland, BBC1 NI, Tony Curry
Voice Over, Narrator, Show me the Mummy, BBC1 NI, Ian Dougan
Voice Over, Amelia, The Crown Jewel, BBC1 NI, Clare Delargy
2020, Radio, Narrator, Radio, BBC Radio 4, Michael Shannon
2017, Radio, Anna Moll, Mahler's Muse, BBC Radio 4, Gemma McMullan
2016, Radio, Maire Nic Shiublaigh, The Women Who Staged The Rising, BBC Radio 3 / BBC Radio Ulster, Conor Garrett
2016, Radio, Therapist, Dear Baby Mine, BBC Radio 4, Heather Larmour
2015, Radio, Narrator, The Lady Computer of Strabane, BBC Radio Ulster, Louisa McCartney
2014, Radio, Reader, The Blackthorn Tree, BBC Radio 4, Heather Larmour
Radio, Rosamond Lehmann, Bowen and Betjeman, BBC Radio 4, Gemma McMullan
Radio, Narrator/ Helen Waddell, Ulster's Forgotten Darling, BBC Radio 4, Regina Gallen
Radio, Bridget, Love's Worst Day, BBC Radio 4, Gemma McMullan
Radio, Black/Judge, Kicking The Air., BBC NI / Radio 4 (Zebbie Award Winner), Heather Larmour
Radio, Bertha Mulvihill, Titanic Letters, BBC Northern Ireland/Radio 4, Ian Dougan
Radio, Megan/Susan, Some Secluded Glade, BBC Radio 4, Eoin O'Callaghan
Radio, Judith, Girl From Mars, BBC Radio 4 (Zebbie Award Winner), Heather Larmour
Radio, Reader, One by One in The Darkness, BBC Radio 4, Sara Johnson
Audio, Narrator/ Regular Reader, Talking Books, RNIB Talking Books Camden
2017, Writing, Writer & Performer, Shrieking Sisters
2016, Writing, Playwright, Kitty Gulliver
2016, Writing, Ten Days That Shook Belfast, Green Shoot Belfast
2016, Writing, Writer & Performer, Greenstick Boy, Greenstick Productions, Sarah Tipple
2015, Writing, Ties That Bind, Arrivals 2, Terra Nova, Andrea Montgomery
2013, Writing, Playwright, The Handsome Cabin Girl
Writing, Writer, Phoenix Rising - Short Story, BBC Radio 4, Heather Larmour
Writing, Writer & Performer, A Most Notorious Woman, Calypso, Paddy Scully
Further Credits
2018, Site Specific, Hanna Sheehy Skeffington, Sheehy - Skeffington Dialogues, Kabosh, Paula McFetridge
2017, Dance, Narrator, Hard To Be Soft (Concrete Dream), Oona Doherty Company., Oona Doherty/David Holmes
2016, Site Specific, Johanna Monahan, Short Strand Commemorations, Kabosh, Paula McFetridge
2018, Site Specific, Hanna Sheehy Skeffington, Sheehy - Skeffington Dialogues, Kabosh, Paula McFetridge


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-New York, American-North East, Belfast, Cockney, Dublin, Essex, Galway, Irish-Northern, Irish-Southern, London, Manchester, RP*
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Irish Step, Soprano
Performance:Actor-Singer, ADR-Additional Dialogue Recording, Audio Books, Audio Drama, Comedy, Comedy Improv, Musical Comedy, Poetry Reading, Repertory, Story Telling, Voice Over
(* = highly skilled)
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Director, Drama Workshop Leader, Improvisation, Narration, Story Telling, Writer


Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Art - Post Graduate Diploma

Queen's University Belfast - MA in Creative Writing (Distinction)

Nene College, Northampton - BA Hons in Combined Studies (Major subject Drama. Awarding body: University of Leicester)

Scott Williams at The Impulse Company - Meisner Technique course (one year)