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Highlights Through The Years

Theatre

Gaiety Theatre
  • 47 Gaiety Pantomimes from 1971 to 2017 including Rapunzel, Peter Pan, Cinderella, Aladdin, Mother Goose, Babes in the Woods, Sleeping Beauty, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, Sinbad, Robin Hood, Jack and the Beanstalk, Red Riding Hood, Robinson Crusoe.
  • Gaiety Theatre, Dublin- Gaels of Laughter-A Tribute to Fred O'Donovan, January 2010.
  • Billie Barry Stage School Shows 1980 - 2017
  • June Rodgers Show
  • Waiting for Godot
  • Christmas Celebration
  • Annie
  • Gypsy
  • Special tribute to the great Maureen Potter
  • West Side Story
  • Carousel
  • Beauty and the Beast
  • The Snow Queen
  • The King and I
  • Hans Christian Andersen
  • Madame Butterfly
  • Brighton Beach Memoirs
  • A Day in the Death of Joe Egg
  • Gaels of Laughter
Olympia Theatre
  • Once the Musical
  • Annie
  • I,Keano
  • Babes in the Wood
  • Aladdin
  • Cinderella
  • Bottler and the Beanstalk
  • Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
  • Bugsy Malone
  • The Adventures of Mr Toad
  • The Sound of Music
  • The Wizard of Oz
  • Annie
  • The King and I
  • Santa's Christmas Dream
National Concert Hall
  • Annie
  • Bugsy Malone
  • Me and My Girl
  • Annual Christmas Concert with The Dublin County Choir-2017
  • Disco Inferno
  • Cue Saxaphone Quartet
  • Billie Barry "Living Legend" Award 2010
  • "Any Dream Will Do" featuring the Billie Barry Stage School Choir with Tony Kenny
  • Annual Christmas Concerts with the Dublin County Choir 1990-2013
  • Music for Fun Concerts with the RTE Concert Orchestra
  • Gala Concert in the presence of President Mary Robinson
  • "Turendot"
  • Another Opening Another Show
  • Concert for Temple Street Hospital
  • Many Corporate Events
Lyric Theatre-Belfast
  • Waiting for Godot
Bord Gais Energy Theatre, Dublin
  • Angelas Ashes
  • Big The Musical
  • The Wedding Singer
  • Oliver
  • Cats
  • The Saturdays
  • White Christmas
  • June Rodgers Show
Mermaid Arts Centre-Wicklow
  • Waiting for Godot
Croke Park
  • Laochra
  • Take That 2011
Tivoli Theatre
  • Peter Pan
Point Theatre Dublin
  • Les Miserables
  • 42nd Street
  • Annual Hallelujah Concerts 1998 - 2006
  • Backed Westlife in Concert "I had a dream"
R.D.S.
  • Hallelujah Concerts 2007, 2008,2009, 2010 & 2011
Liberty Hall Theatre Dublin
  • Musicala
  • Musicala 2
  • Musicala 3
Clasac Theatre- Clontarf
  • Musicala 4
  • Musicala 5
Gate Theatre Dublin
  • One for the Road
  • Enemy of the People
  • Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
  • Jane Eyre
  • Oliver
  • A Christmas Carol
  • Pride and Prejudice
  • Anna Karenina
  • Great Expectations
Abbey Theatre Dublin
  • Ribbons
  • The Plough and the Stars
  • Alice in Funderland
  • The Man who Came to Dinner
  • Petty Sessions
National Conference Centre
  • Daniel O'Donnell Christmas Special
  • Queen Elizabeth 11 Visit to Ireland
  • IFTA Awards
Univaersity Concert Hall, Limerick
  • Cinderella
  • Beauty and the Beast
Solstice Arts Centre, Navan
  • "Shipwrecked"
Pavilion Theatre, Dún Laoghaire
  • "Shipwrecked"
Riverbank Theatre, Newbridge
  • "Shipwrecked"
Elmwood Hall, Belfast
  • "Shipwrecked"
Great Hall - Irish Museum of Modern Art - Dublin - September 2009
  • "Shipwrecked"
Andrews Lane Theatre
  • Brighton Beach Memoirs
  • Dinner With Friends
The O'Reilly Theatre
  • Dodgems
Project Arts Centre
  • Cruel and Tender
The Helix
  • Beauty and the Beast-2012,2013
  • Christmas Celebration 2006, 2007 & 2008
  • "A Dolls House" - November / December 2009
Glor, Ennis, Co. Clare
  • June Rodgers Show
  • "A Dolls House" - December 2009
Palace Theatre- London
  • Singin in the Rain
Savoy Theatre, London
  • Legally Blonde
Dominion Theatre, London
  • We will Rock You
Victoria Palace Theatre London
  • Annie
Royal Albert Hall London
  • Christmas Celebration 2006
Picadilly Theatre London
  • Guys and Dolls
  • Grease
Red Cow Morans Hotel
  • June Rodgers Show 2008, 2009 & 2010
Theatre Royal - Waterford
  • June Rodgers Show
Cork Opera House
  • Annie
  • Singin in the Rain
  • June Rodgers Show
  • Hairspray
  • Grease

Television

RTE
  • Countless Late Late Toy Shows
  • Late Late Fashion Awards
  • Late Late Show
  • IFTA Awards
  • Don't Forget The Bread
  • Love Hate
  • Fair City
  • Miriam O'Callaghan Show
  • Several Eurovision Song Contests
  • Billie's Babies - Documentary on the Billie Barry Stage School
  • The Voice Of Ireland
  • Stardust
  • Nationwide
  • Fear - RTE 2
  • Roy Series 3 & 4- 2013
  • Trivia Series 3
  • The Clue Crew-2013
  • New Comedy Awards
  • Punky-2013
  • Titanic
  • Pump up my Dance
  • The Hit
  • Capital D
  • Sing RTE 2 -2011
  • Saving the Titanic
  • Eleventh Hour
  • Trivia
  • Crimecall/li>
  • The Den RTE 2
  • The Arts Factory
  • The Savage Eye
  • The Clinic
  • Legend
  • Rough Diamond
  • Northanger Abbey
  • Hollywood Trials
  • Celebrity Jigs and Reels
  • The Den
  • Den TV News
  • It's My Show
  • Ice
  • My Life's a Jungle
  • The adventures of David O'Doherty
  • Show me the Money
  • Documentary on the life of Lola Montez
  • Drawing with Don
  • Bandstand
  • Undercover
  • The Afternoon Show
  • Sattitude
  • The Big 40 Show
  • Bull Island
  • Open House
  • Relative Strangers
  • Let Me Entertain You
  • Echo Island
  • Finbar's Class
  • Upwardly Mobile
  • Mission Top Secret
  • 12 to 1
  • Lifelines
  • The RTE Proms
  • Foster and Allen Show
  • Kenny Live
  • Bibi Baskin Show
  • Secrets
  • Nighthawks
  • Sunday Live at the Gaiety
  • Sunday Live at the Olympia
  • Jo- Maxi
  • RTE Telethon
  • Encore
  • Tony Kenny's Dublin
  • Reopening of the Gaiety Theatre
  • SBB ina Shui
  • The Derek David Show
  • Live at 3
  • Trom agus Eadrom
  • Anything Goes
  • Forthcoats
  • Home for Christmas
  • Joy to the World
  • Susan Mc Cann Special
  • Pasadena Roof Orchestra Special
  • The Twink Special
  • The Brendan Grace Show
  • The Billy Boyle Show
  • The Live Mike
  • The Tony Kenny Special
  • Seoirse agus Bartley
RTE Jr
  • The Day Henry Met
  • Abracedabra
  • Mya Go
  • Nelly & Nora
  • Twigin
  • Dig Den Diner
  • Doe-Re-Mi
  • How to do Everything
  • Swipe TV
BBC
  • Little Women
  • Quirke -Elergy
  • The Tudors
History Channel
  • Vikings Season 4,5,6
Channel 4
  • Graham Norton Promo
CBBCeebies
  • Nellie and Nora
  • Roy Series 3 & 4
  • Badly Drawn Roy
Disney Worldwide
  • Incredible Stories Studio Series
UTV
  • Christmas Special School Around the Corner
NHK Television, Japan
  • Kohaku, Enya
TV3
  • Ben's Beginner Meals
  • Tudors - 2009
  • X Factor
  • Tudors - 2008
  • Ireland AM
  • Christmas News
  • Our School Run
  • Ireland AM Fashion Shows
ITV
  • Peter Pan
  • Britain's Got Talent
  • Stepping Out
  • The Big Reunion
  • X Factor
City Channel
  • Cityline

Films

  • The Cellar Door
  • The Man Who Invented Christmas
  • Ernestine and Kit
  • Mrs Browns Boys D'Movie
  • The Participants
  • The Food Guide to Love
  • Jack and Ralph plan a Murder
  • Portrait of a Zombie
  • The Final Rambling
  • Pentecost
  • A Christmas Carol
  • Within Lonliness
  • New Boy
  • Happy Ever Afters
  • The Wild Bunch
  • Brendan and the Secret of Kells
  • Alexander
  • Michael Collins
  • Song for a Raggy Boy
  • Evelyn
  • The Veronica Guerin Story
  • Ulysses 2002
  • Garage
  • Boy Eats Girl
  • Ella Enchanted
  • Bad Karma
  • Growing Pains
  • Nora
  • The Sun Moon and Stars
  • This is my Father
  • Trojan
  • Eddie
  • Circle of Friends
  • Scarlett
  • An Awfully Big Adventure
  • A Green Journey
  • Joyriders
  • The Courier
  • The Fantasist
  • The Country Girls
  • The Last Remake of Beau Geste
  • Purple Taxi
  • Flight of the Doves
  • The Red Baron
  • Where's Jack
  • The Lion in Winter
  • Ulysses

Radio

RTE Radio 1/dt>
  • On the Street where she lived - A Tribute to Billie Barry

Vocal Recordings With

  • Daniel O'Donnell
  • Enya
  • Westlife
  • Brendan Grace
  • Maureen Potter
  • Susan Mc Cann
  • Dickie Rock
  • Red Hurley
  • Tony Kenny
  • Dublin City Ramblers
  • Theresa Lowe
  • Pete St John
  • Glen Curtin - "Tears on the Telephone" for which Debbie O'Farrell received a Gold Disc
  • Vocal Soundtrack for "A Troll in Central Park" for Don Bluth Entertainments

Music Videos

  • Boyzone
  • Westlife
  • The Susan Mc Cann Special
  • The Furey Brothers
  • Green Velvet
  • Foster and Allen Special
  • Declan Nearney

Fashion Shows / Shows

  • Urban Decay
  • Dunnes Stores
  • Heatons
  • Penneys
  • Lifestyle
  • Clerys
  • Arnotts
  • Pepe
  • Mischief Malahide
  • And many leading children's fashion outlets

Sundry

  • T.V. Commercials
  • Radio Voiceovers
  • American TV Commercials
  • Photo Shoots
  • Press Launches
  • Irish and American Corporate Events

Alumni

  • Jacinta Whyte
  • Brian McFadden
  • Samantha Mumba
  • Angeline Ball
  • Mikey Graham (Boyzone)
  • Louise Bowden
  • Susan McFadden
  • Hilda Fay
  • Devon Murray
  • Lisa Lambe
  • Brenda Donoghue
  • Joe Conlan
  • Donal Shiels
  • Daryn Crosbie
  • Ruth-Anne Cunngingham
  • Stuart O'Connor
  • Anthony Kirwan
  • Ciaran Connolly
  • Keith Hanna
  • Derek Moran
  • Shane Creevy
  • Jennifer Buckley
  • Chris Newman
  • Neil McDonagh
  • Ryan O'Shaughnessy
  • So many of our past and senior students are currently pursuing successful careers in showbusiness both in Ireland and the U.K and the School is extremely proud of all of them