Written and performed by Anna Sheils-McNamee. Directed by Gemma Aked-Priestley.
Centering on a dysfunctional relationship between a blind father and his sighted daughter, My Dad’s Blind uses audio recordings, irreverent comedy and real life memories to explore a father daughter relationships and all the awkward, embarrassing and ridiculous ways they struggle to navigate a sighted world with a guide dog that’s just had a stroke.
Winner of Best Production Dublin Fringe 2018.
At its core lies an astringent comic sensibility and a lively theatrical imagination, brought to life by the energetic performers. All in all, a singular vision of a potentially difficult subject. ★ ★ ★ ★ The Irish Times