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Dearbhla Molloy

 
Bio:
Highlights of her 50-plus-year career include NYC: Dancing at Lughnasa, A Touch of the Poet, Outside Mullingar (Broadway); Juno and the Paycock (Roundabout); Cripple of Inishmaan (Atlantic); Give Me Your Hand, Afterplay (Irish Rep). London: The Ferryman, Arcadia, Hamlet, As You Like It, In ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Highlights of her 50-plus-year career include NYC: Dancing at Lughnasa, A Touch of the Poet, Outside Mullingar (Broadway); Juno and the Paycock (Roundabout); Cripple of Inishmaan (Atlantic); Give Me Your Hand, Afterplay (Irish Rep). London: The Ferryman, Arcadia, Hamlet, As You Like It, In ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [West End]
West End Revival, 2020
Grandmaman
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2018
Aunt Patricia Carney
  [Broadway]
Manhattan Theatre Club Production, 2014
Aoife
  [Off-Broadway]
2008
Eileen
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2005
Nora Melody
  [Off-Broadway]
2000
Juno Boyle
  [Broadway]
1991
Maggie

Photos

Heather Forster, Samuel Creasey, Dearbhla Molloy, Richard James Neale Photo

Heather Forster, Samuel Creasey, Dearbhla Molloy, Richard James Neale

From: 
Date:
12/02/2021
Dearbhla Molloy, Toby Jones Photo

Dearbhla Molloy, Toby Jones

From: 
Date:
01/03/2020

 

Stage

Performances
  [West End]
West End Revival, 2020
Grandmaman

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2018
Aunt Patricia Carney

  [Broadway]
Manhattan Theatre Club Production, 2014
Aoife

  [Off-Broadway]
2008
Eileen

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2005
Nora Melody

  [Off-Broadway]
2000
Juno Boyle

  [Broadway]
1991
Maggie

Dearbhla Molloy Biography

Highlights of her 50-plus-year career include NYC: Dancing at Lughnasa, A Touch of the Poet, Outside Mullingar (Broadway); Juno and the Paycock (Roundabout); Cripple of Inishmaan (Atlantic); Give Me Your Hand, Afterplay (Irish Rep). London: The Ferryman, Arcadia, Hamlet, As You Like It, In Celebration (West End); The Cripple of Inishmaan, Hinterland (NT); The Hostage, Shadow of a Gunman (RSC). Film/TV: "Scandal," Damned United, Tara Road, Waking the Dead. Awards: two Drama Desks, Theatre World Special, London Critics, two Irish Theatre, Audie. Noms: Tony, Olivier, Grammy, Helen Hayes. Associate Artist of the Abbey Theatre, National Theatre of Ireland.

Dearbhla Molloy Awards and Nominations

 
Olivier Awards - 2018 - Best Actress In A Supporting Role
Dearbhla Molloy , The Ferryman
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2008 - Outstanding Ensemble Performances Gold Star
Dearbhla Molloy, The Cripple of Inishmaan
 
Tony Awards - 1992 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play
Dearbhla Molloy , Dancing at Lughnasa

Dearbhla Molloy News

Irish Repertory Theatre to Stage New York Premiere of BELFAST GIRLS Photo Irish Repertory Theatre to Stage New York Premiere of BELFAST GIRLS
by Marissa Tomeo - Mar 3, 2022

Today, the Irish Repertory Theatre (Charlotte Moore, Artistic Director and Ciarán O’Reilly, Producing Director) announced two productions for their Spring 2022 season. The New York Premiere of Belfast Girls by Jaki McCarrick (The Naturalists) and directed by Nicola Murphy (A Girl Is A Half-formed Thing) will run May 11-June 26, 2022 on the Francis J. Greenburger Mainstage, with an opening night set for May 19, 2022. Two by Synge, by John Millington Synge and directed by Charlotte Moore (The Streets of New York), will run April 13-May 22, 2022 on the W. Scott McLucas Studio Stage, with an opening night set for April 24, 2022.

Photos: First Look at THE BOOK OF DUST at The Bridge Theatre Photo Photos: First Look at THE BOOK OF DUST at The Bridge Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 2, 2021

Nicholas Hytner‚Äôs production of¬†Philip Pullman‚Äôs¬†The Book of Dust ‚Äď La Belle Sauvage¬†continues at The Bridge Theatre to 26 February 2022.¬†

Irish Repertory Theatre Announces Fall 2021 In-Person Season Photo Irish Repertory Theatre Announces Fall 2021 In-Person Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 31, 2021

Irish Repertory Theatre announced today productions for their upcoming fall season, which will mark their return to in-person programming following the Covid-19 shutdown in March 2020.  

Filmed Version of UNCLE VANYA  Wins The Theatre Award at The South Bank Sky Arts Awar Photo Filmed Version of UNCLE VANYA Wins The Theatre Award at The South Bank Sky Arts Awards 2021
by Stephi Wild - Jul 20, 2021

Uncle Vanya was filmed on stage under strict covid protocols at the Harold Pinter Theatre in the middle of 2020. The new film version of the production had a cinematic release ahead of being broadcast on BBC Four, making it the first UK stage production closed by the Coronavirus pandemic to have been filmed and produced for the screen.

Irish Rep Announces Summer 2021 Performances on Screen Featuring GHOSTING, THE CORDEL Photo Irish Rep Announces Summer 2021 Performances on Screen Featuring GHOSTING, THE CORDELIA DREAM and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 8, 2021

 Irish Repertory Theatre announced today three Performance on Screen digital productions for their Summer 2021 season. Ghosting, by Anne O’Riordan and Jamie Beamish and directed for streaming by Jamie Beamish, will premiere on Tuesday June 22, 2021. The production, starring Anne O’Riordan, will run through Sunday July 4, 2021. 

New York Film Premiere of THE MAN WHO WANTED TO FLY to be Screened by Irish Repertory Photo New York Film Premiere of THE MAN WHO WANTED TO FLY to be Screened by Irish Repertory Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 11, 2021

Irish Repertory Theatre announced today that they will host virtual screenings of the New York film premiere of The Man Who Wanted to Fly. Directed by Frank Shouldice, The Man Who Wanted to Fly will be screened online on Tuesday May 25 at 7pm ET and Wednesday May 26 at 2pm & 7pm ET.

UNCLE VANYA to Premiere as Part of PBS Great Performances in May Photo UNCLE VANYA to Premiere as Part of PBS Great Performances in May
by Stephi Wild - Apr 9, 2021

The U.S. premiere of Conor McPherson’s adaptation of Uncle Vanya will premiere as part of PBS Great Performances on Friday, May 7.

Broadway on Demand Partners With Broadway Wine Club, Launching With Irish Rep's PERFO Photo Broadway on Demand Partners With Broadway Wine Club, Launching With Irish Rep's PERFORMANCES ON SCREEN Series
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 17, 2021

This special partnership launches with the streaming of the Irish Repertory Theatre company’s 2020 Performances on Screen series, which includes Conor McPherson’s The Weir, Eugene O’Neill’s classic A Touch of the Poet, and the legendary Bill Irwin in On Beckett / In Screen and much more.

Virtual Theatre This Weekend: March 6-7- with Eva Noblezada, Jeremy Jordan and More! Photo Virtual Theatre This Weekend: March 6-7- with Eva Noblezada, Jeremy Jordan and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Mar 6, 2021

Broadway might be dark, but that doesn't mean that theatre isn't happening everywhere! Below, check out where you can get your daily fix of Broadway this weekend, March 6-7, 2021.

All Nine of Irish Repertory Theatre's PERFORMANCES ON SCREEN Will be Available to Ren Photo All Nine of Irish Repertory Theatre's PERFORMANCES ON SCREEN Will be Available to Rent on Demand
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 5, 2021

Irish Repertory Theatre has announced that beginning Monday March 8, 2021 at 12pm ET, all nine 2020 Performance on Screen digital productions will be available to rent from Broadway on Demand through December 31, 2021.

Dearbhla Molloy Videos

BWW TV: THE FERRYMAN Arrives on Broadway- Go Inside Opening Night! VideoBWW TV: THE FERRYMAN Arrives on Broadway- Go Inside Opening Night!
by TV - Opening Night Special - Oct 22, 2018

The best of Broadway gathered last night at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre, where the epic tale of The Ferryman opened officially on Broadway. 

BWW TV: Get a First Look at THE FERRYMAN on Broadway VideoBWW TV: Get a First Look at THE FERRYMAN on Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 20, 2018

The Ferryman opens tomorrow, Sunday, October 21, at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre (242 W. 45th Street) on Broadway. Get a first look at the cast in action in the clips below!

BWW TV: What's THE FERRYMAN All About? The Broadway Cast Explains! VideoBWW TV: What's THE FERRYMAN All About? The Broadway Cast Explains!
by TV - Press Previews - Oct 4, 2018

The Broadway engagement of Jez Butterworth's The Ferryman, the critically acclaimed, wildly popular play directed by Sam Mendes, is currently in previews at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre (242 W. 45th Street). The production will celebrate opening night on Sunday, October 21.

BWW TV: Chatting with the Company of OUTSIDE MULLINGAR on Opening Night!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 25, 2014

Manhattan Theatre Club's world premiere production of Outside Mullingar, the new play by Tony and Pulitzer Prize winner John Patrick Shanley, directed by Tony Award winner Doug Hughes, opened on January 23 at MTC's Samuel J. Friedman Theatre (261 West 47th Street) in a strictly limited 11-week engagement. BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was on hand on the special night to chat with the cast about the new play. Check out what they had to say below!

Debra Messing and Brían F. O'Byrne-Led OUTSIDE MULLINGAR Opens at Samuel J. Friedman Theatre Tonight
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 23, 2014

Manhattan Theatre Club's world premiere production of Outside Mullingar, the new play by Tony and Pulitzer Prize winner John Patrick Shanley, directed by Tony Award winner Doug Hughes, opens tonight, January 23 at MTC's Samuel J. Friedman Theatre (261 West 47th Street) in a strictly limited 11-week engagement.

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Debra Messing & More in OUTSIDE MULLINGAR!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 22, 2014

Manhattan Theatre Club's world premiere production of OUTSIDE MULLINGAR, the new play by Tony and Pulitzer Prize winnerJohn Patrick Shanley, directed by Tony Award winner Doug Hughes, is now in previews and opens, January 23 at MTC's Samuel J. Friedman Theatre (261 West 47th Street) in a strictly limited 11-week engagement. BroadwayWorld brings you a first look at the cast in action below!

STAGE TUBE: Inside OUTSIDE MULLINGAR's Broadway Photo Shoot!
by Stage Tube - Dec 12, 2013

Lynne Meadow (Artistic Director) and Barry Grove (Executive Producer) will present Manhattan Theatre Club's upcoming world premiere of Outside Mullingar, the new play by Tony and Pulitzer Prize winner John Patrick Shanley, directed by Tony Award winner Doug Hughes. The cast will feature Tony Award winner Brian F. O'Byrne, Emmy Award winner Debra Messing, John Aylward ('ER,' The Kentucky Cycle), and Dearbhla Molloy (Dancing at Lughnasa, Arcadia at London's Haymarket Theatre). In the video below, go behind the scenes of their Broadway photo shoot!

BWW TV: In Rehearsal with Brían F. O'Byrne, Debra Messing & the Company of MTC's OUTSIDE MULLINGAR
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 4, 2013

The whole gang met the press earlier this week and BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was there to chat wit them about the new play. Check out what they had to say below!

STAGE TUBE: The Irish Repertory Theatre Presents GIVE ME YOUR HAND
by Stage Tube - Feb 23, 2012

The Irish Repertory Theatre presents Give Me Your Hand. This poetical stroll through the National Gallery of London by Paul Durcan will run from March 7 to April 1. Check out the behind the scenes video below!

STAGE TUBE: CRIPPLE OF INISHMAAN Opens at CTG
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 12, 2011

The Druid and Atlantic Theater Company production of Martin McDonagh's darkly humorous 'The Cripple of Inishmaan' just opened at the Center Theatre Group/Kirk Douglas Theatre in Culver City. The darkly humorous piece, directed by Druid's Artistic Director and Tony Award- winner Garry Hynes, has been receiving critical praise as the production tours across the country. Check out footage from opening night below!


Dearbhla Molloy Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Dearbhla Molloy been in?
Dearbhla Molloy has appeared on Broadway in 4 shows.

How many West End shows has Dearbhla Molloy been in?
Dearbhla Molloy has appeared on London's West End in 1 shows.

What was Dearbhla Molloy's first West End show?
Dearbhla Molloy's first West End show was Uncle Vanya which opened in 2020

What awards has Dearbhla Molloy been nominated for?
Best Actress In A Supporting Role (Olivier Awards) for The Ferryman Outstanding Ensemble Performances (Drama Desk Awards) for The Cripple of Inishmaan and Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Dancing at Lughnasa .

What awards has Dearbhla Molloy won?
Outstanding Ensemble Performances (Drama Desk Awards) for The Cripple of Inishmaan.