Muirne Bloomer is from Dublin. She has had an extensive performance career in ballet, contemporary and dance theatre both at home and abroad, working with Dublin City Ballet, Vienna Ballet Theatre, Rubato Ballet, Dance Theatre of Ireland, Holland Show Ballet, Irish Modern Dance Theatre and CoisCéim Dance Theatre.
Productions she has worked on at the Gate Theatre include The Great Gatsby, Private Lives, Little Women, Arcadia and Dancing at Lughnasa. Elsewhere her credits include Donegal, You Never Can Tell, She Stoops to Conquer, A Doll’s House, Cavalcaders, Drama at Inis, The Tempest (Abbey Theatre), Dandy Dolls, Gulliver’s Travels (Peacock Theatre), The Train, The Making of ’Tis Pity She’s a Whore, Wallflowering, Hue and Cry, Moment, The Star Child (Project Arts Centre), Rigoletto (Opera Theatre Company), Red Riding Hood, Ssh! We Have A Plan, Duck, Death and the Tulip (Lyric Theatre), Egg (Lincoln Center, New York), Nivelli’s War (New Victory Theater, New York), Pinocchio, The Incredible Book Eating Boy (The Mac), Can You Catch a Mermaid? (Pavilion Theatre), The Merchant of Venice (The Helix), Dancing at Lughnasa (National Theatre Bucharest, The Helix, An Grianán), The Death of Harry Leon (Smock Alley), The Hand (Liberty Hall, Dublin), Laochra (for The GAA Commemorates 1916 at Croke Park), Intimate Details and Golf Swing (for the Opening Ceremony of the Ryder Cup at the K Club), A Dash of Colour (for the Special Olympics Opening Ceremony at Croke Park), and Rock Rivals (ITV).