Derry’s Nicky Harley stars in new Tinderbox production

Nicky Harley
Nicky Harley

A Derry actress has scooped a role in the Tinderbox Theatre Company production of ‘What we’re made of.’

Nicky Harley stars alongside an incredible ensemble of players including Rhodri Lewis, Patrick McBrearty, and Kerri Quinn.

The new production which will be at the Crescent Arts Centre promises to tap into the current feeling of global upheaval that permeates our lives today.

Nicky Harley graduated from University of Ulster in 2007 with a 1st Class (Hons) in Drama. She has worked across the UK and Ireland with Theatre companies on new works and has a particular interest in devising. Development works include collaborations with Big Telly Theatre Co, Sole Purpose Theatre Company, Fahy Productions, Theatre Abandon, Tinderbox Theatre Company and Ridiculusmus. Nicky is also the Artistic Director of Northern Ireland based street theatre and circus company, In Your Space Circus and has recently completed her third year as festival director of Carnival of Colours.

What we’re made of is in Belfast from Thursday 15th to Friday 23rd September.

with matinees on 17th & 18th at 3.00pm. Tickets are available from Crescent Arts Centre by phoning 028 9024 2338 or online at It’s funded by Arts Council of Northern Ireland, Belfast City Council, Esmée Fairbairn Foundation and Paul Hamlyn Foundation.