The Bald Soprano

Social norms and the very language used to convey meaning descend into mindless gibberish and darkly menacing anarchy when Mr and Mrs Smith host Mr and Mrs Martin for dinner at their home in a quiet suburb of London.

“Illustrates the importance of originality and spontaneity in theatrical performance” - The Irish Times 

Written by Eugene Ionesco Directed by Niall Henry Designer Jean Connolly Blue Raincoat Ensemble John Carty, Kellie Hughes, Ciaran McCauley, Sandra O Malley with Paddy Curley Sound Design Joe Hunt Lighting Design Michael Cummins

Produced by Blue Raincoat in 2004

Culture Ireland supported our 2009 international tour of this production


Photo by Kip Carroll