Oona Doherty

Oona Doherty is a Dance Artist based in Northern Ireland.

Oona Studied at The London School Of Contemporary Dance, University of Ulster and LABAN London. BA Honours and Post Graduate in Contemporary Dance Studies.

She has been performing Dance Theatre internationally since 2010.  With Companies such as :

TRASH (NL) Abbattoir Ferme (BE) Veronika Riz (IT) Emma Martin /United Fall (IE).


2016 The MAC Theatre Belfast HATCH Artist

2016/17 A prime Cut Productions REVEAL Artist

2019-20 Maison la Dans Lyon Associate Artist

2020 The MAC Belfast HATCH Artist

2020-2023 Dublin Dance Festival Associate Artist

Winner of the Major individual award from the Arts council 2017 for her work Hard to be Soft - A Belfast Prayer. www.hardtobesoft.com

Hope Hunt & the ascension into Lazarus

  • Dublin Tigre Fringe Best Performance Award 2016

  • Edinburgh Fringe Total Theatre Award 2017

  • The Place Dance Award Edinburgh Fringe 2017

  • (RE) Conisaunce Choreographic Grenoble 1st Prize Jury, 1st Prize Audience Vote


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