Abortive

Cast: 1f 1m

Staging: A bed

Performing rights not held by Nick Hern Books

Published in volume Caryl Churchill: Shorts
First Staged:
Broadcast on BBC Radio 3, 1971

Abortive

By Caryl Churchill
Published in volume Caryl Churchill: Shorts

A couple in bed discuss the effect on them of the woman's recent abortion.

Originally written for radio, Caryl Churchill's short play Abortive was originally broadcast on BBC Radio 3 in 1971.

Cast: 1f 1m

Staging:A bed

Performing rights not held by Nick Hern Books

Published in volume Caryl Churchill: Shorts

Also by Caryl Churchill:

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

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