Glass. Kill. Bluebeard. Imp.

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Paperback, 112 pages ISBN: 9781848428782Publication Date:
19 Sep 2019
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EPUB, 112 pages ISBN: 9781788502603Publication Date:
19 Sep 2019
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First Staged:
Royal Court Theatre, London, 2019

Glass. Kill. Bluebeard. Imp.

By Caryl Churchill

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Professional Production On Stage at:
Royal Court Theatre, London
From Wed 18 Sep 2019 to Sat 12 Oct 2019

A girl made of glass. Gods and murders. A serial killer's friends. And a secret in a bottle. Four stories by Caryl Churchill.

Glass. Kill. Bluebeard. Imp. premiered at the Royal Court Theatre Downstairs, London, in September 2019, in a production directed by James Macdonald.

'Caryl Churchill has remade the landscape of contemporary drama – and earned herself a place among the greats' Guardian

‘I can see her just. Most people can’t see her at all.’

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'A thrilling reminder of why Caryl Churchill is our greatest living playwright... spans everything from poetry to surrealism to tell four tales that feel both urgent to our current moment and like timeless, amber-cast fairytales... this whirlwind ride through Churchill's relentless imagination is not to be missed'

Evening Standard

'In her captivating quartet of new works Churchill casts an immediate spell over her audience, catches everyone off-guard with laugh-out-loud humour, then silences the auditorium with shards of pained recognition... the sheer audacity of the plays is exhilaratingly fresh'

The Stage

'A fascinating four-part exploration into our appetite for blood-soaked myth... funny and macabre... endlessly intriguing'

Guardian

'Audacious, haunting and often horribly funny... as aesthetically pleasing as it is droll'

Independent

'A dazzling quartet of plays about the murderous power of stories... a remarkable work... a testament to a writer whose talent burns almost too bright to look at'

Time Out

'Funny and clever... words drop like stones on a pond, creating endless ripples... a magnificent, invigorating night at the theatre'

WhatsOnStage

Performing rights not held by Nick Hern Books

Paperback, 112 pages ISBN: 9781848428782Publication Date:
19 Sep 2019
Size: 198mm x 129mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
EPUB, 112 pages ISBN: 9781788502603Publication Date:
19 Sep 2019
£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
Professional Production On Stage at:
Royal Court Theatre, London Wed 18 Sep 2019 - Sat 12 Oct 2019

Also by Caryl Churchill:

The Judge's Wife
Tickets are Now On Sale
Caryl Churchill Plays: Four
Light Shining in Buckinghamshire
Three More Sleepless Nights
This is a Chair
Blue Heart
Lovesick
Drunk Enough To Say I Love You?
Mad Forest
Here We Go
Cloud Nine
War and Peace Gaza Piece
Traps
Seagulls
A Dream Play
The After-Dinner Joke
Caryl Churchill Plays: Five
Love and Information
Pigs and Dogs
Hot Fudge
A Number
Thyestes
Escaped Alone
The Hospital at the Time of the Revolution
Abortive
Caryl Churchill: Shorts
Not Not Not Not Not Enough Oxygen
Bliss
Seven Jewish Children
Schreber's Nervous Illness
Hotel
Caryl Churchill Plays: Three
Three Short Plays
Lives of the Great Poisoners
A Number (2015 edition)
The Skriker
Icecream
Ding Dong the Wicked
Beautiful Eyes
Far Away
A Mouthful of Birds

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