Leah Moore Drama teacher
LEAH MOORE BA (Hons)
Leah has a degree in drama from DIT- Dublin Conservatory of Music & Drama and has been involved in theatre and film from a very young age having trained originally at The Independent Theatre Workshop. Screen projects include; The End of The Reel (Blinder Productions), Whole in the Head (IFB), Battle (Winner of best film at the Portland International Film Festival), Dub Daze (Story Creative Artists) which premiered in the Dublin International Film Festival and most recently Restoration by Shaun Dunne.
Leah devised and directed her first original play 8 Chairs which debuted in Smock Alley Theatre in Spring 2014. Since then she has gone on to direct numerous productions in theatres such as Smock Alley, The Lyric Belfast and The MAC Belfast and is the Artistic Director of SQUAD Theatre Company. Most recently Leah assistant directed the touring productions of Rapids by Shaun Dunne. Leah wrote and performed as Casey in Wasting Paper in Smock Alley Theatre and as part of the DIGTF where she won the Oscar Wilde Award for New Writing.
Recent stage work includes Toilers (Painted Bird/Cork Midsummers/Dublin Fringe), Chris Brown Can Do No Wrong (SQUAD Productions), Everybody Sings (Shaun Dunne & Broken Talkers), My Son My Son (Veronica Dyas/Project Arts Centre) , I AM BABA (National Tour), Tiny Little Christmas (National Tour) and Jump (SQUAD/ Project Arts Centre), Dublin Will Show You How (Abbey Theatre).