Maeve is a freelance theatre director, composer and writer whose work emphasises musical innovation and interdisciplinary collaboration. She conceives and directs plays adapted from literary texts or concepts and revisits the canon with a feminist lens. Originally from Limerick Maeve moved to Dublin in 2005 to study Theatre and English at Trinity where she graduated with honours in 2009. She became resident Assistant Director at The Abbey Theatre in 2012 and, following this, became the first Associate Director with Pan Pan Theatre Company. In 2019 will co-create Bodies of Water with Eoghan Carrick and Jonah King. Most recently she made UNWOMAN Part III , with avant-garde theatre company THE RABBLE (Australia) which premiered in The Dublin Fringe Festival last September. Recent productions include The Mouth of a Shark with Change of Address and THE SHITSTORM, an Abbey-Fringe Co-Production which debuted as part of Dublin Fringe at The Peacock September 2017. She unwittingly named the #WakingTheFeminists movement in 2015 and was a speaker at the Public Meeting at the Abbey. In 2015 she co-founded Change of Address Collective with Moira Brady-Averill and Oonagh Murphy working to connect artists and refugees.