Laura Marie Donnelly is a Director, Writer and Producer from the Town of Galway in Ireland. She has her Business Degree from the National University of Ireland Galway, her diploma in Musical Theatre and her Masters in Advanced Theatre Practice from the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama.She is also the co-founder and Co-director of Equapoise Theatre.
Laura is determined, not only to create opportunities for herself in the theatrical Industry but also to create those same opportunities for other new graduates and those passionate about working together to tell a story.
Over the last year she has been taking on various roles within the productoins done with Equapoise Thetare. This includes directing and producing the site specific production of a Christmas Carol with the Charles Dickens Museum. She was the producer and SM on their tour of "The Promise. She is also the host and administrator of the Equapoise Theatre New Writing Nights.
As part of her MA in Advanced Theatre Practice, she was a collaborative director on multiple productions. She was also a producer on her own projects as well as producing and managing her peers projects.
Co- Director - Equapoise Theatre
Feb 2015 - Present
Advanced Theatre Practice - Masters - The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama
Sep 2013 - Oct 2014
Musical Theatre - Diploma - The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama
Jan 2013 - Aug 2013
Commerce - Bachelor of Commerce - National University of Ireland, Galway
Sep 2009 - May 2012
- Academic Writing
- Arts Fundraising
- Communications Skills
- Creative Producer
- Microsoft Office
- Outside Eye
- People skills
- Verbatim Writing
- Writing for Children