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Fionnuala is an adventurous and award-winning physical performer, actor, singer, musician and song-writer. Originally from Northern Ireland and currently based in the North West of England, she has performed all over the UK and internationally in music, dance, puppetry, theatre, radio, outdoor events and recording projects.  Her work is multidisciplinary and collaborative, and her extensive experience includes Erratica, Al Seed Productions, Oceanallover, Walk the Plank, Dead Belgian, Fuel, The Everyman and Playhouse Theatres, The Lantern Company, Manchester International Festival, Royale de Luxe, Rejects Revenge, Third Party, Oily Cart and BBC Radio Drama.  Fionnuala is an accomplished vocal artist and has released two albums of eclectic and eccentric music with Oceanallover and Dead Belgian. She has studied physical theatre and clown with Glenn Noble, Clive Mendus, Paul Hunter, Mick Barnfather, Mikel Murfi, Al Seed, Alex Rigg, Ewan Downie, Moveo and Derevo. In 2015, she was awarded the Physical Fest and Merseyside Dance Initiative Bursary to develop her own work, You Kissed Me.  With support from Arts Council England, she created the first site-responsive version in a vacant home in Liverpool, debuting at Physical Fest 2016. Renamed The Viewing, Fionnuala is currently working on further site-responsive adaptations.  Fionnuala collaborates with a number of companies as a deviser, movement artist, song-writer and singer. She also works regularly with Walk The Plank as a pyrotechnician and performer, and is Meryl the Maze Master in The Crystal Maze.

Fionnuala Dorrity - The Viewing