Spotlight: EMER MCDAID


EMER MCDAID by Faye Thomas
Photo: Faye Thomas
5th Floor Aviation House, 125 Kingsway, London WC2B 6NH
Phone: 020 7193 1156
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
County Dublin, Ireland
Height:5'5" (165cm)
Weight:7st. (44kg)
Playing Age:22 - 30 years
Eye Colour:Light Blue
Hair Colour:Auburn
Hair Length:Long
Voice Quality:Bright
Voice Character:Engaging

About me:

"Emer McDaid was superb" (Irish News); "Emer McDaid ... a seamless performance with light and shade and genuine emotion" (Belfast Times); "Miss Perkins - The sparky Emer McDaid" (The Stage)

2020, Stage, Narrator / Tracy, No Motive and Sweeties, Macha Productions, Jo Egan
2019, Rehearsed Reading, Joyleen Pogson, The Season at Sarsaparilla, National Theatre, Anne-Louise Sarks
2019, Rehearsed Reading, Molly, Rough Girls, Lyric Theatre, Belfast, Emma Jordan
2019, Television, Marie-Therese, SOFT BORDER PATROL, BBC, Keri Collins
2019, Television, Season 8, Episode 4, GAME OF THRONES, HBO, David Nutter
2019, Rehearsed Reading, Could Have Been, The Regret Room, The MAC, Belfast, Prime Cut Productions, Emma Jordan
2019, Commercial, Lead, Red.Set.Go, Bushmills Red, Vice, William Crouse
2019, Stage, Lead Actress, Milo's Hat-Trick, Lyric Theatre, Belfast // Irish Tour, Paul McEneaney
2018, Stage, Miss Perkins, The Elves and the Shoemaker, THE MAC, Belfast, Paul McEneaney
2018, Stage, Olya, Diablo, Lyric Theatre, Belfast // International Tour, Patricia Downey
2018, Stage, Woman, Tender Napalm, Lyric Theatre, Belfast, Breman Rajkumar
2018, Stage, Lesley / Michaela, We'll Walk Hand in Hand, Lyric Theatre, Belfast, Martin Lynch
2017, Short Film, Mother (Lead), With the Angels, Jim Crone
2017, Stage, Fairy Stardust, Sleeping Beauty, Belfast Waterfront, Lisa May
2015, Stage, Woman, Tender Napalm, Albany Theatre, London, Camilla Borges
2014, Stage, Mia Kenny, The Waiting Game, Old Red Lion, London, Breman Rajkumar
2013, Stage, Leigh Hodges, 23.5 Hours, St James' Theatre, London, Katharine Farmer
2013, Stage, Sara Jacobs, The Babysitter, Pleasance Courtyard, EdFringe, Breman Rajkumar


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Standard, Irish-Northern*, Irish-Southern, RP
(* = Native/Fluent)
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Singing (general)*
(* = highly skilled)
Running, Stage Combat, Swimming*, Yoga


University of Warwick, Theatre and Performance, 3 years, 2011 - 2014