Irene trained at Queen Margaret University College in Edinburgh.Theatre credits include: Coriolanus Vanishes (Fire Exit), The Persians (Glasgow Lunchtime Theatre), The Last Bordello (David Leddy/Fire Exit), Cinderella (Citizens Theatre), Mary Rose, High Society, People and The Ruling Class (Pitlochry Festival Theatre) Hansel and Gretel – The Citizens Theatre, The Course of True Love – David Leddy/Fire Exit, Shirley Valentine – Byre Theatre/Quixotic. The Crucible, Union, Living Quarters The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie, Phaedra, Peter Pan, Macbeth, Sleeping Beauty and The Merchant of Venice – Royal Lyceum Theatre Company. Lady Windermere’s Fan, Present Laughter, Chorus of Disapproval, Hello Dolly, Cinderella, Life of Stuff, The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie, What Every Woman Knows – Pitlochry Festival Theatre. Fergus Lamont, Memorandum and Zlata’s Diary – Communicado. Iron – Firebrand Theatre. 6 Characters in Search of an Author – National Theatre of Scotland. The Seer – Dogstar. Treasure Island – Belgrade Theatre, Coventry and The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie – Royal National Theatre. Bondagers and A Christmas Carol – Byre Theatre.
Radio: ‘The Cat, ‘McLevy’, ‘Rebus – Black and Blue’, ‘Heart of Midlothian’, ‘For the love of Willie’ – BBC Radio 4. ‘Prostitution’ – Radio Scotland.TV/Film: ‘Not Safe for Work’ Channel 4, Faultlines – Stepping Stones, Baby Boom or Bust and Tollcross Tales – Aikman Productions