Heavenly’s aunt, and the sister of Boss Finley’s dead wife. Aunt Nonnie has a soft spot for Chance, so much so that she tries to warn him to leave St. Cloud before Boss Finley catches him. Unfortunately, though, she’s unsuccessful, despite how hard she tries to convince him that the town isn’t safe for him.
Aunt Nonnie Character Timeline in Sweet Bird of Youth
The timeline below shows where the character Aunt Nonnie appears in Sweet Bird of Youth. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
Act One, Scene One
...before suddenly leaving the room. Perturbed, Chance makes a phone call to somebody named Aunt Nonnie, and he asks her what happened to Heavenly, but she hangs up without giving him... (full context)
Act Two, Scene One
Act Two, Scene Two