Billie McBridge shares with The Pickwyck about performing in Outside Mullingar at the BETC, challenging experiences and her love of fantasy films.
Where did you grow up? Do you have a theatrical family?
is your earliest memory of theater?
What is your favorite book, TV show, movie?
Tell us about your first car, first job as a teenager and first job
For those who aren't familiar with the play Outside Mullingar, could you tell us about it briefly? What was your prior experience with the play? What was something that stood out to you most while reading the play
Tell us about your character Aoife?
What is your favorite moment for your character?
What was an aspect you honed in on during rehearsals to bring her to life?
This is your BETC debut! Congratulations! Tell us about working with BETC thus far and what attracted you to working with this theater.
You have a wonderfully extensive career. Is there an experience you can recall having faced a challenging character, theme or direction and could you reflect on that briefly? What was an important lesson you learned from it, as an artist and personally?
In your opinion, what makes theater so timeless?
If you could star in your choice of show, who would you want as your costar and why?
What is your weakness/something you would like to improve on, personally and professionally?