Deirdre Murphy (writer, composer, choreographer) is interested in making life more accommodating, grounding, and stimulating. She does this by performing, writing music, making theatre, dancing, teaching yoga, dance, and acroyoga, training circus, throwing parties, raising children, knitting, cooking, and standing on her hands.
Deirdre is a member of the Loq Ensemble, has served as director of Fumbally Court Studio and is the primary creator of Capitalism: The Musical. She is interested in provoking political and cultural analysis through her work. She has been the recipient of several Arts Council of Ireland grants, and has shown her work in Ireland, the USA (with the support of Culture Ireland) and Canada.