BY STEFANIE PREISSNER
DIRECTED BY ATHENA STEVENS
Theatre503 – 11th , 13th , 15th March 2013
Come back with me now to nineteen-eighty- seven
In some hospital in Dublin at half-past eleven
A baby was born, hair on her ears and her spine
With coping mechanisms and a taste for red wine…
Heartbreaking and hilarious, Our Father is the story of a different kind of love triangle.
Can it ever really be too late to mend a broken family?
When tragedy strikes, Ellie, her long-estranged father and her stepmother have to
Poleroid Theatre returned to Theatre503 in their first collaboration with director
Athena Stevens, who previously assisted 503 Associate Director Gemma Fairlie at the
RSC. Playwright Stefanie Preissner is known for her work at the Dublin Fringe
including Solpadeine Is My Boyfriend.