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In My Bed


  • Playwright

    Veronica Dyas 

  • Author Notes

    In collaboration with Niamh Burke-Kennedy.

  • Synopsis

    I have no bed. I'm an adult woman without a bed. I'm making a new one and I'm inviting you in. Bums to bums she says, it's not healthy to sleep with your knickers on. People need to say their things and I've smothered mine for years. I'm tired of being passive, I only want to say what's true. He never asks me, just does it. Pillow talk, not polite conversation. I'm not on any ladder, I'm in bed. I'm going to talk to you. Come on in, you're in your Granny's.

  • Play Type

    Plays General

    Number Of Acts

    One Act

  • Cast Size Female


Original Production

  • Date of First Production

    10 September 2011

  • Production Notes

    Produced as part of Absolut Fringe 2011.

  • Producer

  • Original Venue

  • Venue Notes

    Performed through the arch, off Cope Street, Temple Bar, Dublin 2.

Original Cast  
Performer Veronica Dyas
Production Team  
Producer Rachel O'Byrne (1)
Assistant Producer Marlijn Gelsing
Production Manager Sean Dyas
Timeline Artist Soraya Picado
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Rights Information

  • Territory

    All Territories

  • Rights Type

    All Rights

  • Contact

    Veronica Dyas

  • Address

    Republic of Ireland

  • Phone

    +353 (0)85 1408690

  • Email


Source Of Information

The information for this entry was taken from the play's original production programme.