RTÉ Radio 1 Drama On One

Begotten Not Made by Paul Meade

A couple struggling to conceive and another seeking assisted suicide..

Directed by Jim Culleton, this play consists of two interwoven stories. The first, relates to a successful couple who are struggling to conceive a child through IVF; the second is the story of a married couple who are travelling to Switzerland for an assisted suicide; In this sensitive, compelling play, Paul Meade illuminates the human journey for two couples wrestling with the new moral dilemmas of our time.

This script, originally commissioned by Irish Council for Bioethics.was further developed by Fishamble Theatre Company and RTÉ Radio Drama. With sound design and original music by Hugh Ross.

Producer Kevin Brew