Adam is a multi-disciplined Stage Manager, Theatre Technician and Design Assistant currently dividing his time between the UK and Ireland for work.
Over the past ten years, he has worked regularly as a House Technician for The Moat Theatre Naas, and freelance within the commercial and fringe sectors of the theatre and events industry in both the UK and Ireland.
Adam obtained a BA (Hons.) in Stage Management and Technical Theatre from Ireland's National Academy of Dramatic Art - The Lir Academy (Which is part of Trinity College Dublin and associated formally with RADA)
Adam has had the pleasure of working with a number of Irish and International companies on productions including:
La Cage aux Folles [The Play] - adapted by Simon Callow (Adam Blanshay Productions); Riverdance (Abhann Productions); Avalanche : A Love Story (Barbican London & Sydney Theatre Company); Come From Away The Musical (Junkyard Dog Productions New York/Smith & Brant Theatricals UK); Druid Shakespeare: Richard III (Druid Theatre Company/The Abbey Theatre); Drip Feed (SOHO Theatre London/Fishamble the New Play Company); Loch na hEala (Teac Damsa/Riverbank Arts Centre); Entre Quartos-Within Rooms (Grupo Tripe Brazil); Happy Birthday Jacob - 2017 remount (Bakru Productions); Beckett in the City - The Women Speak 2015 (Company SJ/Dublin Fringe Festival); Angela’s Ashes The Musical (Pat Moylan/Bord Gáis Energy Theatre).
Recent Design work includes
Devised Graduate Productions 2019 - Drama Studio London (Lighting).
Remember to Breathe by Orla Murphy Irish Tour 2019 (Lighting).
Beannaithe/Blessed by Biddy Jenkinson presented by Guthanna Binne Síoraí at Smock Alley Theatre Boy’s School Sept 2018 (Costume & Lighting).