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