Adapted by Rachael McGill from the book by Joyce Johnson.
The story of writer Joyce Glassman, the muse of one of the most famous beat poets, Jack Kerouac, and the woman to whom he dedicated his novel On the Road.
Laced with an infectious jazz soundtrack, it's a young woman's coming-of-age in 1950s America.
The 1950s are about to begin.
Cold War fear and mistrust grip America.
Joyce Glassman is the only child of aspirational Jewish parents living in New York, and is just about to discover the Bohemian lifestyle - with its pleasures and pitfalls.
Alex Greer....Ewan Bailey
Jack Kerouac....David Jarvis.