The story of Owen Bradley, a man on the brink of despair. This is the story of Owen Bradley, a man on the brink of despair. His business and social life are crumbling away yet he has sacrificed his own desires to try to hold the business together. Just as it seems he is about to throw it all away he is "frozen" by two senior angels, whose duty is to save souls. In order to show other angels how to intervene without depriving Owen of his freedom of choice, a series of flashbacks is evoked to prove that Owen has indeed had a life that has been far from useless, and has in reality been a positive influence on a large number of people....? With memorable tunes, a large cast and a punchy message, this is an award-winning musical for all the family.Book by Andrew McGregor. Lyrics Andrew McGregor. Music David Pickthall.