Humans of Wicklow 2.10.18

Pauline Greer

“My own personal favourite moment on stage was winning my first Best Actress Award in Tinahely, because even though I found I could act – my father had won the All-Ireland –  and I wanted to believe that I was as good as he was. Because anything short of that wouldn’t be good.

“I was also very proud as a child when he won.

“I remember the man that came in and told him. He was wearing an Aran sweater and my father wondered why Bill Rufly was on the doorstep at 8 o’clock in the morning. He was shaving, and my mum said “Bill Rufly is outside” and he shouted “bring him in! bring him in!”

“And when he came in, he said “Dom, do you not know?” and my dad said “Do I not know what?” and he said “you’re after winning Best Actor”…and my father said in shock “I did not.”

“And I was going “can I tell everyone in school!?” and I was just bursting with pride.”

Wicklow Competitions

Powered By WNG

Ready Set Play – Wicklow Competitions

Launching Soon 

Days
Hours
Minutes
Seconds
Related Stories

Start your own business with a focus on Greenways and Blueways

© Copyright 2022 WicklowNews.net

Do you have a story for us? Contact us by email

Ready Set Play – Wicklow Competitions

Sign-up to receive our Wicklow Weekly Newsletter and be the first 
to know when we launch Wicklow Competitions.
Powered by WNG

Read our terms here