Cast 3 male 4 female
Licence Commonwealth only
On the eve of her beloved son’s society wedding, the highly respected Alicia Christie makes one defiant criminal gesture - a cry for help - when she steals a black chiffon nightdress from a reputable department store. This play is a psychological study of a woman driven finally to the edge due to the accumulative stresses and strains placed upon her by her demanding and divided family. The results are absorbing and deeply moving to witness.