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Noni will be performing her award winning play Charolais in New York City at 59E59 Theatres this fall. More details here.

Noni is chosen as one of the Irish Theatre Institute’s prestigious Six in the Attic.

Royal Court

Noni takes part of The Royal Court’s “Invited Writers Group” workshop with Alister McDowell followed by the “lock in” where the group of writers are locked into the Royal Court Theatre for an entire night in the hope that they would be up for scribbling a play down, exhausted, in the middle of the night and by writing in the same space, sharing at the same stage that debuted seminal works including 'Saved' and 'Look Back in Anger'.

Book Cover

'Charolais' published by Fishamble/Methuen. Available to buy here

Noni wins the Stewart Parker Trust New Playwright Bursary

Noni announced as finalist for prestigious playwriting award The Susan Smith Blackburn Prize 2015/2016, the oldest and largest prize awarded to women playwrights.

Noni wins Silver Award for 'Best Performance by an Actress' at the New York Festivals International Radio Program Awards.

Noni's one woman show Charolais is currently on tour. Click here for Charolais Tour Dates

Full page article on Noni in the RTE Guide. Read Here

Noni gaining recognition for her portrayal of Gladys Murray in Penny Dreadful (Showtime USA). Season two currently airing on Sky Atlantic.

Charolais - Winner of the Bewley's ‘Little Gem Award’ - Dublin Fringe 2014

Charolais - Shortlisted for 'Best Theatre Script' 2014 Zebbie Awards

Noni nominated for 'Best Performance by an Actress' in the New York Festivals International Radio Program Awards.

Charolais developed by RTE as a radio play. LISTEN HERE

Charolais Poster

Noni's one woman play 'Charolais' will run at Bewley's Cafe Theatre, Dublin as part of the Tiger Dublin Fringe, from September 11th - 19th. A Show In A Bag production in association with Fishamble: The New Play Company. Written and performed by Noni Stapleton, directed and developed by Bairbre Ni Chaoimh. Book tickets here!

Penny Dreadful Poster

Noni cast as Timothy Dalton's wife Gladys Murray in 'Penny Dreadful' (Showtime USA) on Sky Atlantic. Created and written by 3 time Oscar nominee John Logan (Skyfall, The Aviator, Gladiator) and executive produced by Sam Mendes. Check out some tantalizing trailers here!

Quirke Poster

Noni is appearing in the upcoming BBC series 'Quirke' (starring Gabriel Byrne) due to air in Spring 2014.

Noni is performing in AboutFACE's 'Orson Welles' A Christmas Carol' at the Powerscourt Theatre, Dublin, December 2013.

Recently Noni filmed an episode of BBC series 'Ripper Street' due to air in 2014.

Ripper St Poster

Noni will be filming an episode of Emmy award nominated tv series 'Vikings' in September 2013.

Noni will reprise the role of Mrs Wickham in 'The Judge's House' (Purple Heart Theatre Co.) in Bewley's Cafe Theatre, Dublin which runs from October 28th to November 16th 2013.

April 2013, Noni staged a reading of 'Two For A Girl' at The Cell Theatre, New York

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