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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:

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

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