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Program Title
Two Monologues: In My Defence / A Chip in the Sugar

Based On
Original Material by Jack Emery (Defense) & Alan Bennett (Sugar)

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In My Defence: A monologue based on the true story of a young woman whose terminally-ill mother asks for help in ending her life. A Chip in the Sugar: Alan Bennett wrote and performs in a monologue about a middle-aged man whose life is dominated by his mother until an elderly suitor unexpectedly transforms their world.

Original broadcast date

Cast Characters
Saskia Reeves (Defence)
Alan Bennett (Sugar)


Producer: Bill Shepherd, Innes Lloyd
Director: Jack Emery, Sturt Burge

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