Musician, Actor, Teacher & Producer
Ruth Smith is a musician, actor, teacher and producer living in Clare. She is a singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and one third of the female vocal and instrumental trio The Evertides.
During the summer of 2017, she played the role of Ex-Girlfriend in ‘Once’ at the Olympia Theatre in Dublin. Ruth made her presenting debut on RTÉ Radio 1 in 2017 also with a one-hour special and followed up as a presenter on Late Date. She recently presented an 8-week series on RTE Radio 1 called ‘Simply Folk with Ruth Smith.
A new performance of the classic poem, The Lament for Art O’Leary translated by Paul Muldoon and set to original music composed by Jim Lockhart and performed by Horslips’ Barry Devlin, John Fean, Jim Lockhart and Paul McAteer. Starring the wonderful Lisa Dwan as Eileen O’Leary, Ruth Smith as Art’s sister, and Paul Muldoon as Art’s father. The Lament for Art O’Leary is a […]