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PHILLIP MCMAHON

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Phillip McMahon is an actor, director, producer and playwright. He began acting with Dublin Youth Theatre and the National Youth Theatre and subsequently went on to work and train with many theatre companies including The Abbey Theatre, Barnstorm, TEAM, and Pan Pan. Phillip is one half of the pop culture outfit THISISPOPBABY with whom he has acted, directed and produced. His play Danny and Chantelle (still here) won the Spirit of the Fringe Award 2006. Phillip was appointed the Abbey Theatre Writer in Association for 2009/10. He wrote the book for and directed I'm Your Man (music and lyrics by Mark Palmer) which featured in the 2015 Dublin Theatre Festival programme. RIOT, produced by THISISPOPBABY, won the Best Production Award at the Tiger Dublin Fringe Festival in 2016. Phillip was a participant in Six in the Attic, an Irish Theatre Institute resource sharing initiative, from 2014 - 2016.

COMPANY JOBS

Job Title Company
Director THISISPOPBABY

DIRECTOR

Play Title Playwright
Dublin Oldschool Emmet Kirwan
The Year Of Magical Wanking Neil Watkins
Town Is Dead Phillip McMahon
Originally conceived and developed by Phillip McMahon and Raymond Scannell.

PRODUCER

Play Title Playwright
Trade Mark O'Halloran

PRODUCTION CO-ORDINATOR

Play Title Playwright
The Stuff of Myth Roger Gregg

BOOK AND LYRICS

Play Title Playwright
Alice in Funderland Phillip McMahon Raymond Scannell
A new musical loosely inspired by the classic story by Lewis Carroll.