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FP20030418

By Anthony Neilson.

As Elaine and her father sit by her dying mothers hospice bed, Elaine finds the prolonged contact with her father a strain; and as other family members arrive, she begins to notice worrying similarities in the family's behaviour.

A black comedy about the way ruinous relationships and mental illness pass from one generation to the next.

Andy....Jeff Nuttall Elaine....Christine Entwistle Caroline....Lyndsey Marshal Paul....Carl Prekopp Derek....Roger McKern Directed by Mary Peate

FP20051223

By Anthony Neilson.

A black comedy about the way ruinous relationships pass from one generation to the next.

As Elaine and her father sit by her dying mother's hospice bed, Elaine finds the prolonged contact with her father a strain.

As other family members arrive, she begins to notice worrying similarities in the family's behaviour.

Andy....Jeff Nuttall

Elaine....Christine Entwistle

Caroline....Lyndsey Marshal

Paul....Carl Prekopp

Derek....Roger McKern

Directed by Mary Peate.