Niamh Cusack

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  • In 2008, Niamh was featured in a show by photographer Simon Annand. The pictures included in the exhibition are of the 30 minutes before an actor steps on the stage in theatres. Niamh's picture shows her using the bathroom and her family made the request to Simon Annand for a print of it to give Niamh for her birthday.

  • In 1992, Niamh played Brigid Maguire in the film The Playboys alongside Albert Finney, Aiden Quinn and Adrian Dunbar.

  • In the summer of 1997, Niamh starred in a production of Jean Genet's The Maids at the Donmar Warehouse.

  • Niamh has performed in an audio book adaptation of Shakespeare's Comedy of Errors. Her sister Sorcha was also in the cast.

  • Niamh starred in The Three Sisters in 1990 and her partner, Finbar Lynch, played Tusenbach in the production.

  • In 2006, Niamh starred in Mammals, a comedy written by Amelia Bullmore and directed by Anna Mackim, at the Bush Theatre. The show received rave reviews and subsequently went on tour around the UK.

  • In 1991, Niamh was a guest speaker at the May Summer School for the Drama and Theatre Studies Department at Birkbeck, University of London.

  • In 1991, Niamh starred in a production of Sean O'Casey's play The Plough and The Stars alongside Dame Judi Dench at the Young Vic Theatre.

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