Glass. Kill. Bluebeard. Imp.

Cast: Glass: 2f 2m doubling; Kill: 2f/m (one adult, one child); Bluebeard's Friends: flexible casting, any number; Imp: 2f 2m

Staging: Minimal requirements

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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
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First Staged:
Royal Court Theatre, London, 2019

Glass. Kill. Bluebeard. Imp.

By Caryl Churchill

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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

Cast: Glass: 2f 2m doubling; Kill: 2f/m (one adult, one child); Bluebeard's Friends: flexible casting, any number; Imp: 2f 2m

Staging:Minimal requirements

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%)

Also by Caryl Churchill:

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

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