Cast: 3f

Staging: Two interior sets

Amateur rights performance fee: £85 per performance (plus VAT where applicable)

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:

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

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