Night Mother

Version: Unabridged
Author: Marsha Norman
Narrator: Katherine Helmond , Sharon Gless
Genres: Drama
Publisher: LA Theatre Works
Published In: July 2003
Length: 1 hour, 5 minutes
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Overview

This play tells the powerful story of an epileptic woman in her early 40s systematically preparing her own death - and the frantic and touching eff o rts of her mother to stop her. This searing drama, which won the Pulitzer Prize on Broadway, is guaranteed to keep any listener on the edge of their seat.

Author Details

Author Details

Norman, Marsha

Kentucky-based playwright Marsha Norman was awarded a Pulitzer Prize for "'night, Mother" and a Tony Award for her Broadway-musical adaptation of "The Secret Garden," Her other plays include "Getting Out," "Third and Oak," "Circus Valentine," "The Holdup," and "Traveler in the Dark,"