Comments for: Portland playwright draws on experience at Maine newspaper for dark comedy

Posted Dec. 24, 2013, at 1:50 p.m.

PORTLAND | When Elizabeth Lardie took a job as a young editor at her hometown newspaper eight years ago, one of her primary responsibilities was preparing obituaries for print. Regularly engaging in end-of-life discussions was an unusual role for someone who had just returned from four lively years of …

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