Stella Feehily

Stella is a writer and actress. Her performing work includes The Seagull, Culture Project, New York, A Christmas Carol (the Gate Theatre), Macbeth (the Tivoli Theatre), Ten (the Project Arts Centre), Letters to Felice (the Pavillion Theatre) and Iphigenia At Aulis (the Abbey Theatre). TV and film include Fair City, Ballykissangel, The Ambassador. Her short play Game was commissioned by Fishamble Theatre Company and premiered at the Project Arts Centre, Dublin. Duck, Stella’s first full length play premiered in an Out of Joint and Royal Court co-production at the Theatre Royal, Bury St Edmunds, July 2003, before playing at the Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh, the Royal Court Theatre and The Peacock Theatre, Dublin. Stella’s second full-length play O Go My Man was produced by the Royal Court Theatre in January, 2006 and was joint winner of the Susan Smith Blackburn Award, 2007. Catch (written with four other female playwrights) opened at the Royal Court in December 2006. Dreams Of Violence  – her fourth play- opened in July 2009 at Soho Theatre London and toured nationally. Bang Bang Bang was an Out Of Joint/Royal Court Co-commission. it played at the Royal Court Upstairs theatre in October 2011 and toured nationally.

This May Hurt A Bit(a play about the National Health Service) toured nationally in March and April 2014 before opening at the St James Theatre, London in May of that year.

Love and a Bottle was George Farquhar’s first play and written in 1698. Stella Feehily’s new version of Love and a Bottle was developed as part of the LAMDA Long Project and produced at Greenwich theatre in July 2014.

Radio plays include: Sweet Bitter- Lyric FM. Julia Roberts Teeth, Radio 3.  Stella’s work as assistant director includes The Overwhelming for The Roundabout Theatre, New York and The Convicts Opera,  Out Of Joint/Sydney Theatre CompanyStella is currently under commission to Out Of Joint and the Royal Court Theatre.