Cast: 3f

Staging: Two interior sets

Amateur rights performance fee: £75 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

Cast: 3f

Staging:Two interior sets

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

Also by Rona Munro:

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

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