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

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