Molly Houlahan

Age: 15 yrs & 8 mths

Hello, my name is Molly Houlahan and I am 15 years old from Newry, Northern Ireland. I am a huge theatre kid and have loved performing for as long as I can remember! My favourite things to do include singing (both classical and musical theatre), acting, gymnastics, dance and piano. During lockdown I also taught myself ukulele and this has opened a whole new style to my music genre. I participate in all theatre activities going on in my local area. I have performed in many productions with Newry Musical Society, Flynn Performing arts and schools locally, and am looking forward to the many opportunities that Rising Talent can offer.

County: Down
DOB: 30/01/2006
Playing Age: 13-16
Hair Colour: Dark Blonde
Eye Colour: Blue
Height: 5'2"
Physique: Slim athletic
Distinguishing Features: Curly hair, nose freckles, swarthy skin
Location: Belfast

Molly Houlahan

Age: 15 yrs & 8 mths

Hello, my name is Molly Houlahan and I am 15 years old from Newry, Northern Ireland. I am a huge theatre kid and have loved performing for as long as I can remember! My favourite things to do include singing (both classical and musical theatre), acting, gymnastics, dance and piano. During lockdown I also taught myself ukulele and this has opened a whole new style to my music genre. I participate in all theatre activities going on in my local area. I have performed in many productions with Newry Musical Society, Flynn Performing arts and schools locally, and am looking forward to the many opportunities that Rising Talent can offer.

County: Down
DOB: 30/01/2006
Playing Age: 13-16
Hair Colour: Dark Blonde
Eye Colour: Blue
Height: 5'2"
Physique: Slim athletic
Distinguishing Features: Curly hair, nose freckles, swarthy skin
Location: Belfast

Skills

I have achieved my grade 6 singing exam in musical theatre, scoring the highest mark of the session, and am currently working towards my grade 6 classical singing exam, which is to be completed in a few weeks. I used to take dance classes in modern and ballet and left at a grade 4 level but continue to dance in many productions and am known in my local area as a dancer. I am very athletic and perform gymnastics at a high level, most notably I have won 3 British medals for my sport, and I won “Gymnast of the Year” for Northern Ireland in 2018. I do 3 types of gymnastics, acrobatics, artistic and tumbling. I have achieved up to grade 4 in speech and drama and communication skills exams. I have grade 5 in piano and taught myself how to play ukulele and guitar. I also know how to play the tin whistle and traditional flute. I am a confident swimmer and have trained in diving. I can partake in any water sports and also play football, basketball, tennis, volleyball, golf etc.

Accents

American, Australian, Belfast, Cockney, English, French, Irish, Northern Irish, Scottish, Welsh

Professional Roles

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

Languages

English

Performance Training

I attended Stagebox's lockdown lift workshops for singing, acting and dancing.

I take weekly piano and singing lessons (musical theatre and classical)

I train 3 times a week in artistic, acro and tumbling gymnastics.

TV Experience

Date Name of Production Role Director Production Company
August 2021 Ted's Top Ten Extra Jane Anderson Casting CITV

Theatre Experience

Date Name of Production Role Director Production Company
October 2019 "Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat" Ensemble/ Dance Group David Cunningham Newry Musical Society
March 2020 "Footloose" Ensemble/ Dance Group David Cunningham Newry Musical Society
December 2016 "Whistle Down The Wind" Kids ensemble Posey Gilsenan Down Youth Musical Theatre
June 2019 "Broadway the next generation" (Mix of different scenes) Fiona Flynn Flynn Performing Arts

TV Experience

Date: August 2021
Production: Ted's Top Ten
Role: Extra
Director: Jane Anderson Casting
Production Company: CITV

Theatre Experience

Date: October 2019
Production: "Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat"
Role: Ensemble/ Dance Group
Director: David Cunningham
Production Company: Newry Musical Society
Date: March 2020
Production: "Footloose"
Role: Ensemble/ Dance Group
Director: David Cunningham
Production Company: Newry Musical Society
Date: December 2016
Production: "Whistle Down The Wind"
Role: Kids ensemble
Director: Posey Gilsenan
Production Company: Down Youth Musical Theatre
Date: June 2019
Production: "Broadway the next generation"
Role: (Mix of different scenes)
Director: Fiona Flynn
Production Company: Flynn Performing Arts