Ouch is the production vehicle and creative hothouse of Colm O’Grady, his touring solo shows and projects in cooperation with other companies and artists.
Born in the heart of Dublin, Colm began his career as a street performer and later worked as an American TV show stunt man to pay for his studies.
Colm trained as a classical actor at the Dublin School of Acting, going on to study in London at L'ecole Phillippe Gaulier in Clown, Mask, Bouffon and Physical Theatre developing a distinct personal style.
Since then he has toured the world with solo and duo shows, touring with theatre & circus companies and facilitating circus theatre and clown workshops.
He is currently based in Belgium as an 'artistic refugee' but has kept a strong link with his Irish roots as co-founder and artistic director of Clowns Without Borders-Ireland.