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Big Baby
 

BIG BABY

 

John and Janet have given birth to a miraculous baby and obviously want what’s best for him, but subsequent education by leading London academics produces dire results for the whole family. Multi-award winning writer Brendan Murray offers a surreal, dark comedy about the effect of education, education, education.

 

A scurrilously scatological helter-skelter tale of a young couple striving to do the best for their baby, the action spirals out of control with devastating consequences: a must see for anyone with hopes of being a parent – or who’s ever been a child.

 

Big Baby was originally commissioned by Theatre Centre and The Royal Exchange Theatre, Manchester in 1999.  Critics wrote of the show:

 

“Wonderfully zany, eloquent, satirical, funny and good”The Stage

“Imaginative and often surreal” ManchesterEvening News