Colm McCready is a theatre maker and wannabe cabaret star.
He is an associate artist of SkelpieLimmer who produced his first solo show Scaredy Fat which had successful runs at Edinburgh Fringe and Dublin Fringe this year. Scaredy Fat won the CQAF Theatre Bursary, the LET Award, and the Pleasance Edinburgh National Partnership with the Lyric Theatre Belfast. The show was nominated for an OffFest Award as well as four Dublin Fringe Festival awards including Best Performer.
Colm trained at Queen’s University Belfast, Lyric Drama Studio and Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts. He is currently developing new work as an Incubate Artist with Tinderbox Theatre Company. He was a Dublin Fringe Artist at Work 2022, a Project Intensive Artist 2021 with Project Arts Centre, and a MAKE Artist 2020 with Theatre Forum, Dublin Fringe, Project Arts Centre, and Cork Midsummer Festival.