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Memento Mori

Muriel Spark's gloriously dark comedy about death, adapted by Robin Brooks. An anonymous caller disturbs a group of elderly people with the message: 'Remember you must die'.

Adapted by Robin Brooks

Muriel Spark's gloriously dark comedy about death.

Set among a group of elderly people, the story begins with what appears to be an ordinary crime and ends up as a metaphysical mystery.

An anonymous caller repeatedly disturbs the elderly men and women with the message: "Remember you must die."

Dame Lettie Colston ..... PATRICIA HODGE
Godfrey Colston ..... JIM NORTON
Charmian Colston ..... COLETTE O’NEIL
Mabel Pettigrew ..... MONICA DOLAN
Alec Warner ..... WILLIAM GAMINARA
Mrs Anthony/Emmeline Mortimer ..... KATH WEARE
Jean Taylor............................... ELLIE DARVILL
Henry Mortimer/Burglar’s Mate ..... NEIL MCCAUL
Olive Mannering ..... ISABELLA INCHBALD
Muriel ..... GEORGIE GLEN

Directed by Gaynor Macfarlane.

57 minutes

Last on

Sun 24 Mar 2019 15:00


Role Contributor
Dame Lettie Colston Patricia Hodge
Godfrey Colston Jim Norton
Charmian Colston Colette O'Neill
Mabel Pettigrew Monica Dolan
Alec Warner William Gaminara
Mrs Anthony Kath Weare
Emmeline Mortimer Kath Weare
Jean Taylor Ellie Darvill
Henry Mortimer Neil McCaul
Olive Mannering Isabella Inchbald
Muriel Spark Georgie Glen
Author Muriel Spark
Adaptor Robin Brooks
Director Gaynor Macfarlane


  • Sat 13 Jan 2018 14:30
  • Sun 24 Mar 2019 15:00

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