Escaped Alone
Paperback, 64 pages ISBN: 9781848425491Publication Date:
21 Jan 2016
Size: 198mm x 129mm£10.99 £8.79You save £2.20 (20%)
Ebook, 64 pages ISBN: 9781780017136Publication Date:
28 Jan 2016
£10.99 £8.79You save £2.20 (20%)
First Staged:
Royal Court Theatre, London, 2016

Escaped Alone

By Caryl Churchill

Paperback £10.99£8.79

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  • Best Play, Writers' Guild Awards - 2017

Three old friends and a neighbour. A summer of afternoons in the back yard. Tea and catastrophe.

Caryl Churchill's play Escaped Alone premiered at the Royal Court Theatre, London, in 2016, in a production directed by James Macdonald. It was named Best Play at the 2017 Writers' Guild Awards.

Escaped Alone is also available in the collection Caryl Churchill Plays: Five.

'I’m walking down the street and there’s a door in the fence open and inside there are three women I’ve seen before.'

Press Quotes

'A light-on-its-feet, elliptical view of apocalypse… this is fantasy intricately wired into current politics. It is intimate and vast. Domestic and wild'


'Packs a formidable charge: Churchill has now perfected an elliptical style as individual and as powerful as that of Samuel Beckett… created and conveyed with mastery'

Financial Times

'A menacing, joyous, brilliant return... it's hard to imagine you'll come across a more brilliant play this year'

Time Out

'A magnificent show which demands repeated viewing to reveal its full richness'

The Arts Desk

'Packs an amazing amount into a modest frame… this is Churchill at her best'

Paperback,64 pages ISBN: 9781848425491Publication Date:
21 Jan 2016
Size: 198mm x 129mm£10.99 £8.79You save £2.20 (20%)
Ebook,64 pages ISBN: 9781780017136Publication Date:
28 Jan 2016
£10.99 £8.79You save £2.20 (20%)

Also by Caryl Churchill:

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

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