In The Midst of Death

Written by:

Shirley Barrie

Cast Size:
15

Roles For:

  • Men: 4
  • Women: 11

Genre:

Comedy
Radio

Themes:

Death
Family
Youth

Length:

45 min.

Year Written:

1995

Synopsis:

“Marion instructs her younger sister in the fine art of growing up as an undertaker’s daughter.” (From the CPO Website)

Characters:

Susan / Marion / Andrew / Helen / Bonnie / Billy / Miss Thompson / Mrs. Weatherby / Mr. Grayson / Mrs. Neilson / Reba / Pete / Mrs. Dean / Sally

First Produced:

1995, CBC Radio

Resources:

In The Midst of Death is available through the CPO Website.

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