June Buckridge, is Sister George, a district nurse in a radio serial. She lives with Childie, a younger woman who collects dolls. June’s drinking is out of control and the BBC decides Sister George has to be killed off. As her career falters, Mercy, a predatory TV producer, entices Childie away and June is left contemplating the offer of playing a cow in a children’s TV programme.
The SSC are delighted to bring this award-winning black comedy to the Dixon Studio.