Mick A Fitzgerald
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Mick Fitzgerald is an actor, musician and writer.
Mick Fitzgerald, Irish actor and musician was born in Dublin in the 1950s into a family of performers.
father, Jimmy who died when Mick
was 14, eldest of 6, was a fine singer who performed in Dublin.
mother Anne was a piano player and singer who performed on Irish Radio in the 30s and 40s.
Both grandmothers played concertina.
In his 20s Mick studied Speech and Drama in Dublin briefly with the great Irish actor Ray McAnnally (who co-starred with Robert De Niro in "The Mission") and Deirdre O'Connell (wife of Luke Kelly of the "Dubliners"), as well as Pegeen Coleman renowned amateur director.
was singled out for his
performance in the "Cyprus Film Festival".
As a musician he formed the group "Tipsy Sailor" (who can be seen performing on the site along with Mick being interviewed by the great Ciaran MacMahuna).
then went on to play with the "Wild Geese" a group renowned in Europe.
second CD "Damage Limitation" was released in late January 2009 and is distributed by "Claddagh Records" as is his
first one "Light Sleeper" which was very favourably received.
third CD "Streetwise" was released in July 2011 and is selling well.
ut also in July 2011 he
departed from the norm and released a CD called "The Enchanted Lake".
n "The Enchanted Lake" he
reads from Grimms' collection of Irish Folk Legends with Musical Accompliment.
e also sings in Irish.
first collection of short stories "Session" was published in 2010 and can be also obtained through Claddagh Records
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