The Blackwater Lightship at The Gaiety Theatre, Audio described performance
World Premiere of Colm Tóibín’s piercing novel about a broken family, making a family of your own and the cost of caring for each other.
It’s 90s Ireland and HIV/AIDS is still a terminal diagnosis. A sister, a mother and a grandmother, along with two gay friends, have come together to tend to 29-year-old Declan, who has the disease. Can this makeshift family unit face up to the illness and each other?