Actress and Teacher
Actor and Bord Gáis Energy Student Theatre Awards judge, Aoibhín Garrihy has had a love for performing ever since she was a child. After attending school, Aoibhín went on to pursue her acting career, earning herself a BA in Acting Studies from Trinity College, Dublin and has since appeared successful TV and film productions such as Fair City and The Fall.
Nowadays, Aoibhín splits her time between Dublin and Ennis, Clare where she runs a Speech and Drama school ‘Actors and Reactors’ with her sister Doireann Garrihy. Aoibhin is currently learning some new dancing skills during her stint as a contender on RTÉ’s Dancing With The Stars.
Speaking about what she’ll be looking from entrants to this year’s Awards, Aoibhín said; As a judge, I’ll be looking for enthusiasm, innovation and commitment to the character whether that is through a powerful performance or captivating choreography. Above all else, I am really looking forward to seeing some of the standout talent from this year’s Awards.”