Sometime, Never

Written by:

Norah Harding

Cast Size:
8

Roles For:

  • Men: 3
  • Women: 5

Genre:

Drama

Themes:

Family
Marriage
War

Length:

135 min.

Year Written:

2001

Synopsis:

The play picks up from where Harding’s This Year, Next Year leaves off. Norah marries a Canadian soldier, Ben, and returns with him to Canada. But after a few years of living with in-laws in a not-so-rosy Canada, she returns to England. Ben misses her and eventually follows her to England, but not all fairy tale marriages end in happy ever after.

Characters:

Mum (Maggie): 54 / Ivy: 30 / Sheilah: 22 / Arthur Dolley: 32 / Aunt Girlie: 50 / Uncle Harry: 52 / Norah: 24 / Ben Harding: 28

First Produced:

2001, Blyth Festival

Resources:

Out of Print. Check your local script library for a copy.

To view other works by this playwright, click here.

Notes:

This play is a follow-up to Norah Harding’s This Year, Next Year, which can be found on PLEDGE here.