Bernadette Ryan | Biography

Bernadette has worked in the theatre industry for over 20 years, across many companies and plays, and founded Sport for Jove Theatre with Damien in 2009. She most recently played Lady Macduff in Sport for Jove's production of Macbeth in 2016 and 2015. She has also performed in Cyrano de Bergerac, Twelfth Night, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Romeo and Juliet and As You Like It (for SFJ). Selected theatre credits include Mary MacKillop in Her Holiness (Bakehouse Theatre), Ophelia in Hamlet, Hermia in A Midsummer Night's Dream and Kattrin in Mother Courage (New Theatre), Desdemona in Othello and Juliet in Romeo and Juliet (Quasimodo Theatre Co.) Film credits include Blessed Mary (Bearcage Productions). Bernadette is a 1995 graduate of Theatre Nepean UWS. She has a lifelong love of costume and is the Wardrobe Manager at SFJ.