The Killing of Sister George - A Comedy

The Killing of Sister George - A Comedy

by Frank Marcus

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The Killing of Sister George - A Comedy by Frank Marcus

A scathing examination of the public and private lives of so-called "cultural icons". "Sister George" is a beloved character on a popular BBC soap opera, a cheerful nurse who bicycles about the countryside singing hymns and doing good. In private life, June Buckridge the actress, is a swaggering, foul-mouthed, alcoholic lesbian in a long-term relationship with waifish Alice "Childie" McNaught. Due to low ratings, cut-backs and June's own bad behavior, the BBC decides to "kill Sister George" on the series. A visit from Miss Mercy Croft, a no-nonsense network executive bearing the bad news sends George into meltdown, which results in "Childie's" retreat to the arms of Mercy.

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ISBN-13: 9780573030178
Publisher: Samuel French Ltd
Publication date: 02/27/2015
Pages: 136
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.18(d)

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