A Public Dress Rehearsal will take place on Thursday 14 September subject to confirmation. Tickets on sale in person only on the day of the performance.

‘He can’t call you both Dad. One of you should be Dad and the other one Daddy, surely?’

Daniel and Oliver are about to have their first baby...with a little help from best friend, Priya. But when Daniel's chaotic mother gatecrashes the baby shower with a few home truths, suddenly no one's quite as ready for the bundle of joy as they think they are.

You can choose your friends… Chris Thompson’s gripping new dark comedy takes us to the heart of what happens when we choose our family too.

World Première

Running time: TBC

A Sheffield Theatres & Bush Theatre co-production

  • Robert Hastie Director
  • James Perkins Designer
  • Prema Mehta Lighting Designer
  • Ella Wahlström Sound Designer
  • Vicky Richardson Casting Director

Access performances

Icon audio described performance white 2bba7f999bb39e913c13418dc928f97e51c5acdd8f80f48622d11cba65f6c82b

Audio Described

  • Wed 27 Sep 7:45pm Book
Icon captioned performance white 4ed1d2a12a6ebfafdcc5c54b391ba975a2c762a1725a62d19412f3f625c3cd29

Captioned

  • Sat 30 Sep 2:15pm Book
Icon signed performance white 69602c4eeed299cdc90b843a415d11a7b5226a442636ab09dd3995bd16046afd

Signed

  • Wed 27 Sep 7:45pm Book

Performances with Extras

Live for 5

  • On sale Friday 4 August at 5.00pm

Talkback

  • Thu 28 Sep 7:45pm Book

Associated Events

Writing Workshop

Led by writer Chris Thompson Gain an insight into how to write plays for theatre, exploring how to get started and the process of development. Aime...

Icon tickets large red e5aef7f8f8952255d7cf1c84a3efbfaa720f4200ab0f3788dbb25ac86191d812 Book tickets

You may also like…

Logo rings 78be8aed94d995f1360f5c23eb019b92fb08eee41f89ffa15548065189e0fea3

Sheffield Theatres is the largest theatre complex outside London. Across our three auditoria: the Crucible, the Lyceum and the Crucible Studio, we offer a huge variety of home-grown and touring productions, as well as a thriving programme of participatory events and activities.