Susan undertook training in ballet and studied at the Gaiety School of Acting.
She is currently performing in the new play ‘Here Comes the Night’ directed by Jimmy Fay in the Lyric Theatre, Belfast.
Susan has also just completed a tour of the one-woman show Me, Mollser (dir. Sarah Fitzgibbon) with the Abbey Theatre in 2016 as part of the 1916 centenary programme.
Other recent theatre work includes Borstal Boy (dir. Conall Morrisson) at the Gaiety Theatre, Dublin and the role of Katy Doogan in Philadelphia, Here I Come! (dir. Andrew Flynn) at the Lyric Theatre, Belfast.
Other stage work includes Sara Tansey in Playboy of the Western World (dir. Conall Morrison) in the Lyric Theatre, Marianne in Marianne Dreams (dir. Anna Newell) on tour with Replay Theatre Company and Margot in Dial M for Murder (dir. Aislínn Clarke) in the Grand Opera House, Belfast. She has also worked on theatre tours of Lifeboat and Babble, a singing show for 0-18 month olds, for Replay Theatre Company and on three productions of A Christmas Carol with Wireless Mystery Theatre.
Susan’s screen debut was in the leading role of Megan in BBC’s Fr. Brendan Smyth: Betrayal of Trust and she has subsequently appeared in roles in A Belfast Story and the short films Mime and The Lighthouse Keepers.
Voiceover work includes poetry recordings for BBC online and the role of Eveline for an audio tour of Dubliners (Wonderland Theatre Company).
Susan sings in Belfast Community Gospel choir and as part of a 1940’s style vocal trio for Wireless Mystery Theatre.