Adrienne works as a filmmaker and a writer. Her background is in advertising where she worked as an Art Director before she embarked on directing commercials.
Her film credits include three International Award winning short films: Bye Bye Inkhead, Luka and Deposits, which were all funded by the Irish Film Board.
Her feature length script _A Good Thing_was nominated for the BBC Tony Doyle Screenwriting Award. Three of her feature film scripts were selected by developmental workshops, which include Moonstone International, Sources 2 and The Irish Film Board.
Her short play A Body was selected for the Tiny Plays For Ireland (from 1,700 entries) and was produced by Fishamble: The New Play Company. It was staged at the Project Theatre and is published as part of a collection of plays by New Island Books.
She has recently written a collection of poetic prose titled Body Pieces, a radio play called Turtled and a series of children’s picture books about a character called BillyBob and his grumpy pet MicroGrub.
Her manuscript titled The Bed won a mentorship award from Words Ireland, Wicklow County Council and the Irish Writers’ Centre. It was a Finalist in the Irish Writers Centre Novel Fair 2018 where it was selected for publication by Époque press.
Adrienne is presently working on her first novel The Bed.