Prosperous Dramatic Society

The Play About the Baby

1 - 3 June 2017

Booking Information

Dates: 1 – 3 June
On the Peacock stage

Times: Wed – Sat 8pm, Sat matinee 2.30pm

Tickets: €16 – €18 / Conc. €14 – €16


Edward Albee’s The Play About the Baby is a funny, harrowing dramatic fable set in a version of Eden.

A witty, cryptic puzzle, two old pros in this world teach a pair of young adults just how bleak and dangerous the universe can be.

Performed by Kildare’s Prosperous Dramatic Society, winners of the Abbey Theatre award at the RTÉ All Ireland Drama Festival.


  • Writer: Edward Albee
  • Director and Set Design: Lurlene Duggan
  • Lighting Design: Ciaran Healy, James Murphy and Jimmy Grace
  • Sound Design: Claire O'Neill
  • Set Construction: TJ Duggan, Brian Moran, Malcolm Taylor, Peter O’Neill, Cian Moore, Ciaran Doyle
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26/27 Lower Abbey Street
Dublin 1
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