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Ciara Elizabeth Smyth


Ciara Elizabeth Smyth is a playwright from Dublin. Her plays have been presented by Fishamble: The New Play Company, the Abbey Theatre, Dublin Fringe Festival, the Project Arts Centre, Bewley’s Cafe Theatre, the New Theatre and she has been commissioned by the National Youth Theatre of Ireland. Her debut full-length play, All honey, (winner of the Fishamble New Writing Award 2017) and her 2019 play SAUCE are both being adapted for television. She was the playwright on Rough Magic’s SEEDS programme (2018-2020), a recipient of the Arts Council's Next Generation Award 2020, and her play Irishtown was longlisted for the The Women's Prize for Playwriting 2020. Ciara is a resident artist in the MAC Theatre, Belfast and is represented by Curtis Brown.

Assistant Director

Play Title Playwright
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man Arthur Riordan James Joyce


Play Title Playwright
All honey Ciara Elizabeth Smyth
SAUCE Ciara Elizabeth Smyth

Story developed with Camille Lucy Ross. 

AV Producer

Play Title Playwright
The Alternative Michael Patrick Oisín Kearney