Kiva Murphy

#award winner



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Theatre, Improv and No Guilty Bones Theatre

Theatre as an actress

Kiva has been working in theatre since she was 16 years old when she studied at the Gaiety School of Acting in Dublin, She carried on Training in London with Desmond Jones before moving to Paris to study in prestigious Jacques Lecoq school. After finishing the pedagogy she moved to Barcelona where she set up her theatre company No Guilty Bones Theatre ( formerly known as Can Ducks Fly)

Kiva will be playing the part of Loby in Escapade Theatre's upcoming performance of the Visit by Friedrich Dürrenmatt. The Visit will be performed over three week in Barcelona's Almeria Theatre in May and June 2018. 

Theatre as a director

Kiva directed a Play in a Day performance in Jan 2018 in Espai Jove in Barcelona to great success and is now set to collaborate with the writer on a future improvisation project. 

In 2016 & 2017 Kiva directed two cabaret pieces: 'Aurora' and 'Amalia' in 2017  which are currently touring the cabaret circuit in Lisbon, Portugal.

Kiva co- directed Caballo Blanco, Caballo Negro before it's award winning tour of Barcelona in 2015.


#physical theatre

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Kiva was a founding member of The Modestos, a long form improvisation company based in Barcelona. She performed and trained with this ground breaking Improvisational Troupe and took workshops in Long Form Improvisation with world renowned teachers such as Fabio Maccioni and Omar Galvan. 

Kiva is now working in collaboration with Barcelona Improv Group ( BIG) teaching improvisational workshops in connection with founder Noah Levin. Check out workshops page for more information


Kiva Set up  No Guilty Bones Theatre in Barcelona in 2015 and since then they have toured internationally. Click here to see more about No Guilty Bones Theatre, their latest projects and what they have going on in 2018.

“Casa Groga theatre festival 2015”
“Public Prize Artistic Triathlon BCN”
“Judge’s Choice Award Winners”

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