Cooley Actor set to perform lead role in theatre production

Local actor Aoibheann McCann is set to play the lead role of Josie McCann in a production by Just Theatre Company called ‘Ourselves Alone’

Local actor Aoibheann McCann is set to play the lead role of Josie McCann in a production by Just Theatre Company called ‘Ourselves Alone’

It will be the first time the show will have been performed in Dublin since its debut in 1986. Aoibhéann, who grew up in Glenmore, Cooley, is a former St Vincent’s Secondary School student.

She attended drama classes with Patricia Reynolds throughout secondary school, taking part in Feis Dún Dealgan many times and her passion for acting continued through her years at NUI Maynooth.

Aoibheann graduated from NUI Maynooth is 2003 and four years ago she moved to London to attend the Oxford School of Drama. Ourselves Alone is her first show in Ireland since graduating from the Oxford School of Drama.