Cloud Nine

Cast: 3f 4m

Staging: Single interior set

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Paperback, 92 pages ISBN: 9781854590909Publication Date:
27 Apr 1989
Size: 197mm x 128mm£10.99 £8.79You save £2.20 (20%)
Ebook, 92 pages ISBN: 9781780011080Publication Date:
30 Sep 2013
£10.99 £8.79You save £2.20 (20%)
First Staged:
Dartington College of Arts & Royal Court Theatre, London, 1979

Cloud Nine

By Caryl Churchill

Paperback £10.99£8.79

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A landmark play about sexual politics in colonial Africa and modern-day Britain, in which all our assumptions about sex and gender are stunningly exploded.

Set in both colonial Africa and modern-day Britain, Cloud Nine is about relationships – between women and men, men and men, women and women. It is about sex, work, mothers, Africa, power, children, grandmothers, politics, and money.

Caryl Churchill's play Cloud Nine was first staged by Joint Stock and premiered in London at the Royal Court Theatre in 1979. It has since been staged all over the world.

Press Quotes

'Sharp comedy and a serious purpose are splendidly combined... It unlocks the imagination, liberates the mind, and leaves you weak with laughter'

Time Out

'The play that established Caryl Churchill as the most imaginatively daring of our major dramatists; and, nearly 30 years after its premiere, it still seems not only remarkably inventive but as sharp about the contradictions of gender as anything that has been written since'

The Times

Cast: 3f 4m

Staging:Single interior set

Performing rights not held by Nick Hern Books

Paperback,92 pages ISBN: 9781854590909Publication Date:
27 Apr 1989
Size: 197mm x 128mm£10.99 £8.79You save £2.20 (20%)
Ebook,92 pages ISBN: 9781780011080Publication Date:
30 Sep 2013
£10.99 £8.79You save £2.20 (20%)

Also by Caryl Churchill:

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

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