Contractions

Cast: 2f

Staging: Simple set

Amateur rights performance fee: £75 per performance (plus VAT where applicable)

Imprint: Methuen Drama
Paperback, 70 pages ISBN: 9781408108680Publication Date:
1 Mar 2008
£10.99
First Staged:
Royal Court Theatre, London, 2008

Contractions

By Mike Bartlett

Paperback £10.99

An ink-black comedy about the boundaries between work and play.

Emma's been seeing Darren. She thinks she's in love. Her boss thinks she's in breach of contract. The situation needs to be resolved.

Mike Bartlett's stage play Contractions was first performed at the Royal Court Theatre, London, in May 2008. It was developed from an earlier radio play, Love Contract, first broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in November 2007.

This edition is published by Bloomsbury Methuen Drama.

Press Quotes

'Brutally entertaining... an extraordinary gift for satire... often ferociously funny while being absolutely appalling'

Daily Telegraph

'Grotesquely funny – and it chills to the bone'

Times

Cast: 2f

Staging:Simple set

Amateur rights performance fee: £75 per performance (plus VAT where applicable)

Imprint: Methuen Drama
Paperback, 70 pages ISBN: 9781408108680Publication Date:
1 Mar 2008
£10.99

Also by Mike Bartlett:

Cock
Albion
King Charles III (special edition)
Medea
Earthquakes in London
Bull
Doctor Foster: The Scripts
13
Game
An Intervention
Love, Love, Love
Snowflake
King Charles III
My Child
Not Talking
Artefacts
Wild

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