Best remembered in the long running radio serial 'Berenice Beleagured', Belle Doyle also trod the boards in many of the major musicals to thrill Australian audiences in the years after the war. Now all that remains of her career are snatches of songs and a string of memories. In 'The Mourning After' Verity Laughton guides us through the tangle of Belle's reminiscences. Often humourous and always engaging, there remains, however, an underlying sadness, a regret for what might have been. (1 woman).