First Staged:
Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh, 1983


By Rona Munro

A psychological horror story about a woman suffering a mental breakdown, from the award-winning author of Iron.

Kay, a 24-year-old secretary, encounters her alter ego as she suffers an emotional breakdown in the Grampian Hills.

Rona Munro's play Fugue was first performed at the Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh, in April 1983.

Press Quotes

'Set in an isolated Scottish cottage and then a psychiatric ward, the play works both as a traditional horror story and as a psychological study of a woman falling apart'

The Stage

Also by Rona Munro:

The Astronaut's Chair
Strawberries in January
The Last Witch
Mary Barton
The James Plays
Little Eagles
Mary Shelley's Frankenstein
Your Turn to Clean the Stair
The House of Bernarda Alba
Bold Girls
Saturday at the Commodore
Scottish Shorts
The Maiden Stone
The Indian Boy
James III: The True Mirror
Captain Corelli's Mandolin
The Basement Flat
James I: The Key Will Keep the Lock
Your Turn to Clean the Stair & Fugue
James II: Day of the Innocents
Long Time Dead

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