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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:

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

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