The Cat’s Mother

'A diamond of a show' ★★★★★ Upper Circle

Ciara’s younger sister, Sinead, arrives at her door on Friday evening all set for what Ciara thinks will be a weekend of respite from caring for their mother, Eileen. However, unbeknownst to Ciara, Sinead has alternative ideas about how the weekend will pan out. Over the long weekend, the sisters are forced to make a choice that will affect their lives forever.

The Cat’s Mother is a dark Irish comedy, written by the marvellous Erica Murray. It is female centric piece tackling the issues of family and the frailty we face growing older.

VAULT 2018 Cast:

  • Ciara - Doireann May White
  • Sinead - Philippa Carson
  • All Other Parts - Kate Kennedy

Edinburgh 2018 Cast:

  • Ciara - Sarah Madden
  • Sinead - Eimear O’Riordan
  • All Other Parts - Kate Kennedy