Icecream

Cast: 5-8f, 5-8m

Staging: Multipurpose set

Performing rights not held by Nick Hern Books

Paperback, 58 pages ISBN: 9781854590169Publication Date:
27 Apr 1989
Size: 198mm x 129mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
EPUB, 58 pages ISBN: 9781780014302Publication Date:
20 Oct 2014
£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
First Staged:
Royal Court Theatre, 1989

Icecream

By Caryl Churchill

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An unsettling look at British attitudes to America and vice versa, from one of our leading dramatists.

Set half in the UK and half in the US, Caryl Churchill's play Icecream tells the story of two couples – an American man and wife and an English brother and sister. Implicated in each other's lives more than any of them would wish, their respective love affairs with each other's countries prove difficult to explain.

Icecream was first staged at the Royal Court Theatre, London, in 1989.

A companion piece to Icecream called Hot Fudge was staged as a performance reading at the Royal Court Theatre in 1989, and is available in Caryl Churchill: Shorts.

Icecream is also published in Caryl Churchill Plays: Three.

'The idea of Oregon, the word, just the word Oregon really thrills me'.
'You can't help loving England. The green fields. The accents. The pubs.'

Cast: 5-8f, 5-8m

Staging:Multipurpose set

Performing rights not held by Nick Hern Books

Paperback, 58 pages ISBN: 9781854590169Publication Date:
27 Apr 1989
Size: 198mm x 129mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
EPUB, 58 pages ISBN: 9781780014302Publication Date:
20 Oct 2014
£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)

Also by Caryl Churchill:

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

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