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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:

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

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