Mad Forest
Paperback, 87 pages ISBN: 9781854590442Publication Date:
9 Aug 1990
Size: 197mm x 130mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
EPUB, 87 pages ISBN: 9781780014616Publication Date:
20 Oct 2014
£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
First Staged:
CSSD, London; National Theatre, Bucharest, & Royal Court, London, 1990

Mad Forest

By Caryl Churchill

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A play written in response to the Romanian revolution of 1989, exploring the reactions of ordinary people to events.

What emerges is the dreadful damage done to people's lives by repression and the painful difficulties of lasting change.

Caryl Churchill's play Mad Forest was written after she, the director Mark Wing-Davey and a group of students from London's Central School of Speech and Drama went to Romania to work with acting students there.

The resulting play was first performed by students of CSSD in June 1990, only three months after their return from Romania. It was subsequently performed at the National Theatre, Bucharest, in September 1990, and opened at the Royal Court Theatre, London, in October 1990.

Mad Forest is also available in the volume Caryl Churchill Plays: Three.

Paperback, 87 pages ISBN: 9781854590442Publication Date:
9 Aug 1990
Size: 197mm x 130mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
EPUB, 87 pages ISBN: 9781780014616Publication Date:
20 Oct 2014
£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)

Also by Caryl Churchill:

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

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