Christmas Eve. 1948. Deep in the heart of Galway, Eamonn, the fattest baby you’ve ever seen, is found abandoned in a manger.
70 years later, after struggling to make amends with his estranged daughter Sarah and grandson Ben, one final and fateful action leaves the next two generations of his family reeling.
Winner of the Methuen Drama and Marlowe Society Other Prize 2017, Bromley Bedlam Bethlehem, is a visceral and candid new play about the lengths we’ll go to for the ones we love.
Starring Dan Mullane (Medea, Almeida; Three Sisters, Royal Court), Madeleine Bowyer (Black Mirror, Emmerdale, Holby City) and Daniel Rainford (Royal Central School of Speech and Drama graduate).
Age Recommendations: 12+
A strong show with a large amount of potential, perfect for those who wish to watch a tragedy which dives deep into important issues such as suicide, depression and toxic family relationships
A play that gives the audience an intense, sometimes bumpy ride ultimately wins through with superior storytelling
Sensitive, intelligent exploration of estrangement and depression