Amy Penston graduated from the Liverpool Institute For Performing Arts (LIPA) with a B.A. Hons Acting. Amy has recently returned home having finished a 9 month Uk/Ireland tour playing “Natalie” in Roddy Doyle’s ‘The Commitments’. The tour followed her year and a half long West End run in the Palace Theatre, London. She has loved Musical Theatre from a very young age, playing the role of “Grettle” (Sound of Music) at 5 years old.
Working credits include: “Principal Singer” (Celtic Angels, USA Tour), “Lizzy” (New Fish a Musical, Irish Premiere), “Vivienne” (Big Shot, Off- Broadway), “Angel Of Broadway” (World Premiere, NCH Dublin), “Yellow Girl” (SHOUT! The Mod Musical, Dublin), “Girl 1/Vocal Captain” (Royal Caribbean Cruise Line Productions), “Rubella De Zees” (Cinderella, Rock and Roll Panto UK), “Wednesday Addams” (The Addams Family, Irish Premiere), “Dorothy” (The Wizard of Oz, AIMS RUNNER-UP BEST ACTRESS 2012),”Woman 1″ ( Songs for a New World), “Holly” (The Wedding Singer, AIMS WINNER BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS 2011), “Silly Girl” (Beauty and the Beast, National Concert Hall, Dublin), “Ariel” (Footloose), “Pitti-Sing” (The Hot Mikado) and “Ado Annie” (Oklahoma!, National Concert Hall, R&R, Dublin).
Concert appearances include: “Josh Groban” (3Arena Dublin), “LIPA Showcase” (Criterion Theatre, West End), “Encore” (Guest Soloist, Bord Gais Energy Theatre), “Forget Me Not” (Lead Soloist, National Concert Hall, Dublin),”Good Thing Going” (Featured Soloist, National Concert Hall, Dublin).
TV credits include: “Realta Agus Gealta” (Finalist, TG4) “Over The Rainbow” (Final 50, BBC), “The Ray Darcy Show” (Performer, RTÉ) “Ireland AM” (Performer, RTÉ). “My Kind of People – Michael Barrymore” (Performer, ITV).