V e s s e l
Vessel is currently taking bookings for a 2019 tour.
There is a woman.
Woman is pregnant.
Abortion is still illegal in her country.
There is a man.
Man is a journalist.
He meets Woman and starts to cover her story.
A story that will change the world. A story that will change his world.
“Laura Wyatt O’Keeffe’s two-hander is fresh, fearless and raw. Vessel is a timely yet timeless play about how we value women and fertility”
Written by Laura Wyatt O'Keeffe
Direction & Lighting Design Chris Gatt
Produced by Rua Arts
Performed by Laura Wyatt O'Keeffe and Edward De Gaetano
Sound Design by Shane O'Sullivan
Costume Design by Matthew Cassar
Developed with Fishamble Theatre Company's New Play Clinic, Poplar Union and Union Theatre.
Photo by Emma Micallef
Les Enfants Terrible's
'Stepladder Award' 2018
"Vessel is both poignant and subtle. The minimal set and direction make way for
excellent writing to shine."
Five Star Review - The List
"O’Keeffe’s performance is multi-layered – she’s vulnerable,
strong, fallible and human"