Far Away
Paperback, 46 pages ISBN: 9781854597441Publication Date:
14 Feb 2003
Size: 197mm x 131mm£7.99 £6.39You save £1.60 (20%)
EPUB, 46 pages ISBN: 9781780011141Publication Date:
15 Nov 2012
£7.99 £6.40You save £1.59 (20%)
First Staged:
Royal Court Upstairs, 2000; West End, 2001

Far Away

By Caryl Churchill

Paperback £7.99£6.39

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On Stage at:
Donmar Warehouse, London
From Thu 6 Feb 2020 to Sat 21 Mar 2020

A brilliant and unsettling play from one of the UK's leading dramatists.

At the opening of the play, a young girl is questioning her aunt about having seen her uncle hitting people with an iron bar; by the end, several years later, the whole world is at war - including birds and animals.

Caryl Churchill's play Far Away is a howl of anguish at the increasing – and increasingly accepted – levels of inhumanity in a world seemingly perpetually involved in conflict.

The play was first performed at the Royal Court Jerwood Theatre Upstairs, London, in November 2000.

SET TEXT: Far Away is a set text for AS/A-Level Drama (WJEC).

Far Away is also available in the collection Caryl Churchill Plays: Four

Press Quotes

'A twisted fairy tale that demonstrates [Churchill's] matchless gift for merging the apocalyptic and the fantastical... brilliantly absurdist... A sliver of genius'

Independent

'Caryl Churchill was expected to produce something explosive in Far Away, but... she has exceeded the critics' highest expectations'

Observer

'You know you are in the hands of a master'

Sunday Times
Paperback, 46 pages ISBN: 9781854597441Publication Date:
14 Feb 2003
Size: 197mm x 131mm£7.99 £6.39You save £1.60 (20%)
EPUB, 46 pages ISBN: 9781780011141Publication Date:
15 Nov 2012
£7.99 £6.40You save £1.59 (20%)

Also by Caryl Churchill:

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

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