Hannah is a Dublin based actress, writer and comedian. Her screen credits include RTE’s Republic of Telly and Des Bishops This is Ireland, alongside roles on Ripper Street and the Element Distributions/Studio Canal produced feature The Drummer and the Keeper. Stage credits include the comedy Couples Counseling and the sketch show Chaos Theory both of which went on to tour throughout Ireland and the Edinburgh Fringe. Hannah has written two sitcoms for Dublin based Television Production Company Sideline which have been presented to both Sky Ireland and the BBC. Her one-woman show The Egg is a Lonely Hunter which premiered at the Dublin Fringe Festival 17’, was subsequently nominated for three awards and asked to return for the First Fortnight Festival 18. Hannah regularly writes and performs her own material and contributes to Dublin based sketch groups Dreamgun and Chaps Eye. She has performed at Body and Soul, the Vodafone Comedy Festival, the Galway Comedy Carnival and brings her own show to the Cat Laughs Festival 18’.
“Disarming and hilariously weird” Meg.ie
“Reminiscent of the storytelling of Daniel Kitson” The Stage
“Her facial expressions are mesmerizing, her words are heightened both comedically and meaningfully as you watch her perform, and the voice she uses is simply captivating. She holds the audience in the palm of her hand.” Ed Fest Magazine
“A commanding presence and a beguiling, charming tone” Three Weeks
“Hannah Mamalis is a born storyteller, to use a phrase that possibly does not do her capacity for creation or sensuous delivery justice.” ***** The Skinny