Barry McStay is from Kildare, Ireland. He studied English and History at Trinity College Dublin before training as an actor at East 15, graduating in 2011. Theatre credits since include Eugénie Grandet (Hartshorn/Hook, Edinburgh Festival), Romeo and Juliet (Rosemary Branch Theatre), Rory and Rascal (Riff Raff Productions), Twelfth Night (Such Stuff Theatre Co. at Brighton Festival), Noah’s Ark (Blue Elephant Theatre, Off-West End Award Shortlisted), Cinderella (DK ProDuKtions).
Film: Age Of Kill, Are You Albert?, You’re Promoted! (Keep It Tidy Productions). Regular immersive collaborator with Gideon Reeling, as well as performing with HalfCut and LAS Theatre; rehearsed reading of Bogwog’ by Abbie Spallen (Hightide Festival Theatre), Oh What A Lovely War (Samuel Beckett Theatre, Dublin), Noise (Painted Filly, Bewley’s Café Theatre, Dublin). Barry is also an improviser, having performed with groups in Dublin and London, and a writer, with two plays due for production this year.