Esther- Ayo James is a Nigerian-born actor, who grew up in Cork and is now based in Dublin. She started her training in the Gaeity Performance year and gained subsequent training, full time at Bow street Academy.
Currently training with IDSA, Esther has a passion for storytelling and looks to play roles in interested stories about the human condition.
She is also very interested in psychology and technology.
Elaine is a screen and stage actress, a native of Dublin. She has been working on a feature and short films including Michael Inside, the award-winning film written and directed by Frank Berry. Elaine also appears in a number of commercials, including the new RAS campaign.
Once a month she can be seen performing on stage in let's Make A Scene, at Momentum
Acting Studio, where she presents a number of different scenes. She has trained with several facilitators over the years, most recently completed the two-year training programme (Meisner Technique) with Momentum Acting Studio in Dublin. She still uses the space to develop her own work between projects.
Elaine is currently working on The Great War, a stage play by Neil LaBute which will run in
Angie Owiti is a conservatoire-trained Kenyan actor.
During her time at the Plymouth Conservatoire she gained valuable training from renowned teachers and industry professionals. She also worked and was employed for various projects during her degree including BFI shorts, site-specific theatre at the world-renowned Eden Project, and voice-over work. Angie is currently involved with the Exeter Fringe Festival and is interested in working on independent films and projects that explore life through unseen lenses.
Danish-Moroccan actress Nadia Nouamani had her theatrical debut in the Danish national sketch show Tivoli Revyen TamTam in 2016. The following year she starred in the hit musical Evita and got her first lead role in the musical Bøllebob & smukke Sally, playing Linda Sand - a fancy news reporter coming to a small countryside town.
She went on and booked her first supporting role in the international feature film Grey Snow (UK) in 2018.
Since then Nadia has starred in a number of Danish feature films, short films and TV series, leads and supporting roles, such as the hit drama The day we died by Ole Christian Madsen, where she plays Jaleh Tavakoli and the hit feature film Collision by the Avaz brothers, playing the lead Liv, seen as an adult.
Nadia has a Diploma in acting from The Acting Academy in Copenhagen 2018.
Eva is an Icelandic actress based in Vienna, Austria. She trained at Ivana Chubbuck’s Studio in LA and also had Meisner Technique, Grotowski, Le Theatre Laboratorium and Commedia Dell’Art, training in Austria.
She has worked on features and several short films as an actor and producer. Her feature film "Angels Never Cry" is one of the officially selected features at the Salento International Film Festival and will be going on tour with SIFF to Iceland and Hong Kong.
Eva co-produced and starred in the international feature film "The Darker The Lake" in Austria alongside Elyse Levesque and Veronica Ferres set to be released in 2020.
Helin Ekin is a London based Spotlight registered actress of Kurdish origin who moved to the UK from Turkey in late 2016. Since then, she has trained at The BRIT School and performed across London and Stratford-Upon-Avon including the RSC Open Air Theatre, New Wimbledon Theatre and Arcola Theatre as well as becoming a member of both National Youth Theatre (having completed the Senior Acting Course in 2018) and National Youth Film Academy (having completed the SetReady Course in 2020). The NYFA produced film Intrusion she was a part of was successfully shown at the RainDance Film Festival in 2020. She is due to graduate from the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama in 2023. She speaks Turkish natively and English fluently with a British accent.
2021 Berlinale talents alumni Eliane, is an award-winning Rwandan actress based in France.
Accountant by training, she started her acting career with Rwanda's theatre companies and trained inTunisia at the El-hamra theatre.
Her international breakthrough role in "Birds Are Singing in Kigali" won her Best Actress Awards at prestigious festivals such as the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival, the Chicago International Film Festival, the Polish Film Festival, the New York Polish Film festival, the Let's CEE International film festival and the mastercard rising star award at the Netia OFF independent film festival .
She is starring in the lead role of the hollywood indie drama "Trees of peace" which is premiering at the Santa Barbara International Film Festival.
And will be next starring in the upcoming sci-fi "Neptune Frost" directed by Saul Williams.
She is interested, drama, historical and psychological drama, sci-fiction/fantasy, romantic and dark comedy.
Eilís is a Laois-born actress, based in Dublin. Having been involved in youth theatre from a young age she went on to train at the Gaiety School of Acting, 2 Year Full Time Professional Actor Training, graduating in 2014 and recently completed Bow Street's 6 month part-time Screen Acting course.
Other training includes Theatre Lovett's Playing for Your Audience.
Theatre credits include Tales From The Woods (Theatre Upstairs), Bastet (Smock Alley), Out of Print (Theatre Upstairs) and Dirty Laundry (Smock Alley). Short film credits include Peer Pressure (Welcome Home Pictures, Viko Nikci) and Do It Now (Viko Nikci). She played a supporting role in feature film, Dan Casey (Little Lake Entertainment).
Eilís is a fluent Irish speaker with a BA in Irish from Maynooth University. Irish language theatre credits include Fáilte Go Gaeilgeland, which played a number of festivals last year and will return for a short Gaeltacht-based tour later this year, and Smidiríní (Mumbro Top).
She is a content contributer to BBC Gaeilge's #faduda vlog.
Eilís is a traditional fiddle player. She has IDCA certification in Unarmed Combat and Rapier and Dagger Combat. She also trains in aerial hoop at an intermediate level
Anja is a Korean-German actress based in Berlin, raised in Germany.
She was trained at the Lee Strasberg Theatre Institute in NYC and made it to Robert Castle´s Advanced class within a few months. Before that, she studied at the Stage and Musical School in Germany and after coming back she went on training at the AICOM in Paris.
Since then she appeared in TV, Film and on stage, notably as the antagonist of the German star Eva Mattes in the play „Liv Stein“.
Anja s love for music shows in her choice of roles- currently she is playing the German „Nannerl“- Mozarts forgotten genius sister- in the solo-performance „The Other Mozart“ by Sylvia Milo, an award-winning Off-Broadway play for which she was trained by the creative team in NYC.
Nikki is a half Dutch and Filipino actor raised and based in Dublin. She is currently training at Bow Street Academy for Screen Acting and previously trained at The Gaiety School of Acting for Drama.
Having had a passion for the craft since an early age, she’s truly honed her craft through having trained with Ireland and the UK’s most renowned acting and film coaches such as Mary Kate O’Flanaghan, Helena Walshe, Gerry Grennell, Darren Thornton, Shimmy Marcus, Sarah hone, Kevin O’Farrell and Lydia McGuinness.