Marcella Riordan 3

She began her career at The Abbey School in Dublin and has worked in theatres all over Ireland and the UK, including Druid Theatre and Lyric (Belfast). She has worked extensively on BBC Radio and RTE in Dublin. Her previous work on James Joyce text includes playing Gerty McDowell in Anthony Burgess’s Blooms in Dublin (BBC/RTE), Zoe in Ulysses (RTE) and Molly Bloom for Naxos AudioBooks’ recording of Ulysses. She was awarded Best Actress for her portrayal of Nancy Gulliver in a BBC Radio adaptation of Jennifer Johnston’s The Old Jest.