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:

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

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