Lauren Mooney

Age: 18 yrs & 8 mths

Hi, my name is Lauren Mooney and I’m from Northern Ireland. I am a very confident, strong and positive individual and I’m always striving to perform to my best potential. I love acting and have loved performing for as long as I can remember. Competing with Gymnastics, Speech and Drama, Singing and Dancing has made me realize I can achieve anything I put my mind to. I can’t wait to start my acting career.

County: County Down
DOB: 01/12/2002
Playing Age: 17-20
Hair Colour: Medium Blonde
Eye Colour: Blue
Height: 5’5
Physique: Athletic
Distinguishing Features: Birthmark on back of neck
Location: Belfast

Lauren Mooney

Age: 18 yrs & 8 mths

Hi, my name is Lauren Mooney and I'm from Northern Ireland. I am a very confident, strong and positive individual and I’m always striving to perform to my best potential. I love acting and have loved performing for as long as I can remember. Competing with Gymnastics, Speech and Drama, Singing and Dancing has made me realize I can achieve anything I put my mind to. I can’t wait to start my acting career.

County: County Down
DOB: 01/12/2002
Playing Age: 17-20
Hair Colour: Medium Blonde
Eye Colour: Blue
Height: 5’5
Physique: Athletic
Distinguishing Features: Birthmark on back of neck
Location: Belfast

Skills

Drama (up to Grade 8 completed)
Piano (up to Grade 6)
Swim Well (advanced swimmers class)
Gymnastics British Gold Medalist on Floor, British Silver Medalist. Ulster Champion 3 years running. (2015-2019)
Singing (Classing and Musical Theatre Grade 8 in progress) (Soloist of Several Choirs) (Chamber Choir and Senior Choir in School)(West End Calling Semi-Finalist)
Dancer (Modern and Ballet)
Tennis
Gaelic Football
Netball
Tin Whistle

Accents

American, Belfast, Cockney, English, Northern Irish, RP

Professional Roles

Professional Musical Theatre, Professional Screen, Professional Theatre, Professional Voice-over

Languages

English

Performance Training

Masterclass with National Youth Theatre in London.

Masterclass with The LIR in Dublin for Acting. Workshop with the Lyric Theatre Belfast. Drama and Acting classes.

Member of Flynn Performing Arts School

Newry Musical Society

Karen Turner Speech and Drama.

Offered Bursary for outstanding Acting at the Lyric Theatre Belfast.

Accepted into Stagebox Team London.

Due to sing at JMC Awards Night for solo singing.

Performed for 16 years at Banbridge, Newry and Warrenpoint Festivals.

 

Theatre Experience

Date Name of Production Role Director Production Company
December 2018 Footloose Main dancer and singer Fiona Flynn Newry Musical Society
July 2016 Bring it on Cheerleader Ryan Quinn BVDA, GOH Belfast
December 2015 A night at the musicals Matilda, singer, dancer Unsure Mixed Stage Schools across NI
December 2006-2015 Aladdin, Beauty and the Beast, Snow White and the 7 dwarfs, jack and the beanstalk Main dancer and singer, one of the dwarfs Catherine Farrell and Charlie Smyth Newry Panto Players

Theatre Experience

Date: December 2018
Production: Footloose
Role: Main dancer and singer
Director: Fiona Flynn
Production Company: Newry Musical Society
Date: July 2016
Production: Bring it on
Role: Cheerleader
Director: Ryan Quinn
Production Company: BVDA, GOH Belfast
Date: December 2015
Production: A night at the musicals
Role: Matilda, singer, dancer
Director: Unsure
Production Company: Mixed Stage Schools across NI
Date: December 2006-2015
Production: Aladdin, Beauty and the Beast, Snow White and the 7 dwarfs, jack and the beanstalk
Role: Main dancer and singer, one of the dwarfs
Director: Catherine Farrell and Charlie Smyth
Production Company: Newry Panto Players