Click Play for a Scene from the Show
The early history of Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy reveals her devotion to her political father, Honey Fitz, and the love story that developed with Joseph Kennedy, before her debut at eighteen. This play presents years of research by Elizabeth Gerry that reflects the strong moral conviction and spiritual influence of the Kennedy matriarch upon the lives and politics of her children and grandchildren.
Jeanette Nolan as Rose Kennedy
William Windom as Joseph Kennedy, Sr.
Sean McClory as John Fitzgerald
Shay Duffin as The Irish Journalist
Kathleen Freeman as Mary Fitzgerald
Elliott Reid as John F. Kennedy
Linda Henning as Rosemary Kennedy
Eddie Firestone as Robert Kennedy
Ashby Adams as Joe Jr. and Edward Kennedy
Dawn Bender as Kathleen Kennedy
Whitney Dickinson as Young John F. Kennedy
Ian Dickinson as Young Joe Kennedy, Jr.
and CART's Announcer John Harlan
Written by Elizabeth Garry
Produced and Directed by Peggy Webber
Production Engineer - James Boyd and Ian O'Hegans
Associate Producer - Warren Dewey
Post Production - Warren Dewey
House Manager - JD Kesslor
Explore Our Entire Library of Programs
© California Artists Radio Theatre, 1984-2020