Cloud Nine
Paperback, 92 pages ISBN: 9781854590909Publication Date:
27 Apr 1989
Size: 197mm x 128mm£8.99 £7.19You save £1.80 (20%)
EPUB, 92 pages ISBN: 9781780011080Publication Date:
30 Sep 2013
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First Staged:
Dartington College of Arts & Royal Court Theatre, London, 1979

Cloud Nine

By Caryl Churchill

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A landmark play about sexual politics in colonial Africa and modern-day Britain, in which all our assumptions about sex and gender are stunningly exploded.

Set in both colonial Africa and modern-day Britain, Cloud Nine is about relationships – between women and men, men and men, women and women. It is about sex, work, mothers, Africa, power, children, grandmothers, politics, and money.

Caryl Churchill's play Cloud Nine was first staged by Joint Stock and premiered in London at the Royal Court Theatre in 1979. It has since been staged all over the world.

Press Quotes

'Sharp comedy and a serious purpose are splendidly combined... It unlocks the imagination, liberates the mind, and leaves you weak with laughter'

Time Out

'The play that established Caryl Churchill as the most imaginatively daring of our major dramatists; and, nearly 30 years after its premiere, it still seems not only remarkably inventive but as sharp about the contradictions of gender as anything that has been written since'

The Times
Paperback, 92 pages ISBN: 9781854590909Publication Date:
27 Apr 1989
Size: 197mm x 128mm£8.99 £7.19You save £1.80 (20%)
EPUB, 92 pages ISBN: 9781780011080Publication Date:
30 Sep 2013
£8.99 £7.19You save £1.80 (20%)

Also by Caryl Churchill:

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

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