Lisa Dwan

Lisa Dwan, who originally wanted to be a ballet dancer, was chosen to dance with Rudolf Nureyev in the Ballet San Jose‘s production of Coppélia in Dublin when she was 12.

Dwan played the role of Agnes in an adaptation of Oliver Twist, co-starring Elijah Wood and Richard Dreyfuss.  She starred opposite Martin Sheen as Marika in Bhopal: Prayer for Rain, and most recently she has been performing Samuel Beckett’s Not I, to packed audiences and considerable critical praise.