Kate O'Rourke

A critically acclaimed actor and voice-over artist from Cork, Ireland, Kate is classically trained from Shakespeare & Company USA and LAMDA.


Screen credits include; Amy in 'The Thief, His Wife and the Canoe' (ITV, 2021), 'Just Go Along With It’ (Endemol Shine) and Juliet Green/Jodie in ‘That’s English’ (Highwood Productions).

Stage credits include; ‘Art from the Heart’ and ‘Right to Write’ at the Southwark Playhouse, ‘Sheltered’ at the Vaults Festival New Writing Showcase, ‘Classified’ (Loosely Based Theatre/Actor Awareness, 2019), ‘Feel More’ at the King’s Head and SLAMsoaps & SLAMminutes at the Arcola Theatre, 'Baby’ (Glass Half Full/SLAM, 2018), ‘Inhuman Nature’ (SLAM, 2018), ‘C'est la Vie’ (Glass Half Full, 2017), ‘Birth of a Nation’ (Indigo Child Arts, 2017), ‘Dollhouse’ (Spark Assembly, 2016), ‘By Mr Farquhar’ (Blue Eagle Theatre, 2013), ‘Lifeboat’ (Janus Productions, 2007), ‘Othello’ (Janus Productions, 2006) and ‘4.48 Psychosis’ (Bare Cheek Theatre 2004).


Kate's performance of Jess in the play ‘Feel More’ received critical acclaim: 'Kate O'Rourke steals the show as Jess', 'utterly compelling masterclass in tragicomedy' and 'the strongest performance of the evening'.