The Druid Ensemble
The Druid Ensemble is a core group of some of Ireland’s leading actors who work closely with Druid to shape the future direction of the company’s work.
‘One of the world's great acting ensembles’- The Guardian
A permanent Druid Ensemble was announced in 2013 and they remain at the centre of the company's creativity. The Ensemble meet regularly providing creative input to Druid’s artistic programme, through research and development of potential projects, and ensuring continuity across future programming.
The company’s acclaimed production of Waiting for Godot stemmed from the Druid Ensemble and is testament to the shared commitment of both the company and the ensemble in investigating new creative possibilities.
The Druid Ensemble is:
Marie co-founded Druid in 1975 and has appeared in numerous productions including Epiphany, DruidShakespeare: Richard III, Sive, DruidShakespeare: Richard II, Henry IV (Pts 1 & 2), Henry V, Brigit, Bailegangaire, The Colleen Bawn, DruidMurphy - Plays by Tom Murphy, The Cripple of Inishmaan, Long Day’s Journey Into Night, DruidSynge and The Beauty Queen of Leenane, The Playboy of the Western World.
Aaron has performed in many Druid productions over the years, including The Cherry Orchard, Epiphany, DruidShakespeare: Richard III, The Beauty Queen of Leenane, Waiting for Godot, DruidShakespeare: Richard II, Henry IV (Pts 1 & 2), Henry V, The Colleen Bawn, DruidMurphy – Plays by Tom Murphy, The Silver Tassie, Penelope, The Playboy of the Western World, The Cripple of Inishmaan, Empress of India, The Year of the Hiker, The Walworth Farce, DruidSynge.