It is 1941 and it's the Battle of Briton. Laughing in the face of death and destruction, Noel Coward writes one of the most enduring and endearing comedies of our time - a play that minimizes the great divide between life and death. Charles is a novelist in need of background material for the character of a medium in his new book. A complete skeptic, he nevertheless invites the infamous Madame Arcati to his home for a seance. Blithe Spirit is modern drama's funniest ghost story. Lee Gundersheimer directs.