Contractions
Imprint: Methuen Drama
Paperback, 70 pages ISBN: 9781408108680Publication Date:
1 Mar 2008
£10.99
First Staged:
Royal Court Theatre, London, 2008

Contractions

By Mike Bartlett

Paperback £10.99

An ink-black comedy about the boundaries between work and play.

Emma's been seeing Darren. She thinks she's in love. Her boss thinks she's in breach of contract. The situation needs to be resolved.

Mike Bartlett's stage play Contractions was first performed at the Royal Court Theatre, London, in May 2008. It was developed from an earlier radio play, Love Contract, first broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in November 2007.

This edition is published by Bloomsbury Methuen Drama.

Press Quotes

'brutally entertaining... an extraordinary gift for satire... often ferociously funny while being absolutely appalling'

Daily Telegraph

'grotesquely funny – and it chills to the bone'

Times
Imprint: Methuen Drama
Paperback, 70 pages ISBN: 9781408108680Publication Date:
1 Mar 2008
£10.99

Also by Mike Bartlett:

Doctor Foster: The Scripts
King Charles III
Earthquakes in London
Cock
Love, Love, Love
Albion
An Intervention
Medea
My Child
Game
13
Wild
Artefacts
Bull
King Charles III (special edition)
Snowflake

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