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A Wilde Weekend with Ciaran McMenamin and Adrian Dunbar

Thursday 7th May 2015 at 9am

Video: A Wilde Weekend - in conversation with Ciaran McMenamin & Adrian Dunbar

Enniskillen born actors Ciaran McMenamin and Adrian Dunbar talk to the Arts Council's Gilly Campbell about their participation in the inaugural Wilde Weekend celebrating the life and work of Oscar Wilde and explain what it means to them to have this festival in their home town. 

Adrian Dunbar is one of Northern Ireland's most prolific stage and screen actors. An internationally recognised name his stage credits include Oscar Wilde's 'A Trinity of Two' and co-directed 'Brendan at the Chelsea' at the Lyric Theatre Belfast in September 2013. Adrian has appeared in films including My Left Foot, The Crying Game and the General, his television work includes roles in Line of Duty, Death in Paradise, and A Touch of Frost.

Ciaran McMenamin started his acting career with the Ardhowen Youth Theatre and Ulster Youth Theatre. He studied at the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama graduating in 1998. His film credits include To End All Wars, and his work on the small screen includes appearances in Silent Witness, Primeval and Death in Paradise.