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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:

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

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