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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:

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

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