Caitriona is currently Associate Director of The Abbey Theatre, Ireland where this year she will direct Marina Carr’s new six hour play cycle called The Boy for The Abbey and Dublin Theatre Festival.
Caitriona is from Donegal. Over the last few years she has directed primarily in London, Dublin, and New York.
Recent productions at The Abbey Theatre include On Raftery’s Hill by Marina Carr for which she won Best Director at the 2019 Irish Times Theatre Awards. Citysong by Dylan Coburn Grey, (ITTA nomination Best New Play), Two Pints by Roddy Doyle, Josephine K and The Algorithms by Stacey Gregg and Monsters Dinosaurs Ghosts by Jimmy McAleavey.
Projects elsewhere includes This Hostel Life by Melatu Uchenna Okorie and Evangelia Rigaki for Irish National Opera. Previous directing work includes productions for; Wexford Opera; Cork Everyman; Blue Eagle; Landmark Productions; Hot for Theatre; The Local Group, Dublin; Rattlestick, Bard Summerscape and The Atlantic Theatre, New York; Trafalgar Studios; ATG; The Finborough and Southwark Playhouse, London.