Robyn Byrne | Dancer

Dancer

Robyn Byrne

This Season

Orfeo ed Euridice

Biography

Robyn is a contemporary dancer based in Ireland. She started her dance journey at the Shawbrook School of Dance in the Co. Longford and then went to England to train at the Northern School Of Contemporary Dance in Leeds. She obtained her degree and in 2015 went on to complete a postgraduate diploma with touring company Verve. During this time she worked with Theo Clinkard, Kerry Nichols and Luca Silvestrini of Protein Dance and toured their works throughout the UK and Europe. Since graduating she has worked closely with Jamaal Burkmar Dance (Extended Play) performing at Dance UK’s conference and Matthew Bourne's New Adventures Award showcase. She has also worked with Plan B (Scotland) and has been involved in other collaborative projects such as Sounds From a Safe Harbour Festival (Cork) and Fidget Feet Aerial Dance (Limerick). This is her first time working with Emma Martin/ United Fall and her first opera production.