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:

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

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