Published in volume Caryl Churchill: Shorts
First Staged:
Broadcast on BBC Radio 3, 1971


By Caryl Churchill
Published in volume Caryl Churchill: Shorts

A couple in bed discuss the effect on them of the woman's recent abortion.

Originally written for radio, Caryl Churchill's short play Abortive was originally broadcast on BBC Radio 3 in 1971.

Also by Caryl Churchill:

Cloud Nine
Schreber's Nervous Illness
Blue Heart
Escaped Alone
Lives of the Great Poisoners
Not Not Not Not Not Enough Oxygen
A Dream Play
Far Away
A Mouthful of Birds
Seven Jewish Children
Here We Go
Glass. Kill. Bluebeard. Imp.
Caryl Churchill: Shorts
Hot Fudge
Love and Information
Pigs and Dogs
Three More Sleepless Nights
Light Shining in Buckinghamshire
Caryl Churchill Plays: Four
A Number
Ding Dong the Wicked
Mad Forest
A Number (2015 edition)
The Hospital at the Time of the Revolution
This is a Chair
Caryl Churchill Plays: Five
Caryl Churchill Plays: Three
The Skriker
Tickets are Now On Sale
Far Away (Donmar edition)
Drunk Enough To Say I Love You?
War and Peace Gaza Piece
Three Short Plays
The After-Dinner Joke
The Judge's Wife
Beautiful Eyes

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