Under Milk Wood


Deryck Woodhall

June 1995


An omniscient narrator invites the audience to listen to the dreams and innermost thoughts of the inhabitants of the fictional small Welsh fishing village.

Characters include Mrs. Ogmore-Pritchard, relentlessly nagging her two dead husbands; Captain Cat, reliving his seafaring times; the two Mrs. Dai Breads; Organ Morgan, obsessed with his music; and Polly Garter, pining for her dead lover, No-Good Boyo, Mr Waldo, Butcher Beynon and his lovely daughter Gossamer, longed for by Sampson of the Sailors Arms.