Mad Forest

Cast: 4f 7m or more

Staging: Multipurpose set

Performing rights not held by Nick Hern Books

Paperback, 87 pages ISBN: 9781854590442Publication Date:
9 Aug 1990
Size: 197mm x 130mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
EPUB, 87 pages ISBN: 9781780014616Publication Date:
20 Oct 2014
£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
First Staged:
CSSD, London; National Theatre, Bucharest, & Royal Court, London, 1990

Mad Forest

By Caryl Churchill

Paperback £9.99£7.99

There is limited availability of this title. Please enquire before placing your order.

EPUB £9.99£7.99

A play written in response to the Romanian revolution of 1989, exploring the reactions of ordinary people to events.

What emerges is the dreadful damage done to people's lives by repression and the painful difficulties of lasting change.

Caryl Churchill's play Mad Forest was written after she, the director Mark Wing-Davey and a group of students from London's Central School of Speech and Drama went to Romania to work with acting students there.

The resulting play was first performed by students of CSSD in June 1990, only three months after their return from Romania. It was subsequently performed at the National Theatre, Bucharest, in September 1990, and opened at the Royal Court Theatre, London, in October 1990.

Mad Forest is also available in the volume Caryl Churchill Plays: Three.

Cast: 4f 7m or more

Staging:Multipurpose set

Performing rights not held by Nick Hern Books

Paperback, 87 pages ISBN: 9781854590442Publication Date:
9 Aug 1990
Size: 197mm x 130mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
EPUB, 87 pages ISBN: 9781780014616Publication Date:
20 Oct 2014
£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)

Also by Caryl Churchill:

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

Go to author page...

Similar Titles
An arresting 60-minute debut play about dislocation, manipulation and power, winner of the George Devine Award for Mo...
One woman’s story, set against the mountain landscape of an evolving nation and one of Poland’s hottest political top...
A forensic insight into the adjustment of morality for the sake of conscience.
An explosive verbatim play about the 2011 London Riots, by the author of the award-winning London Road.
A boldly innovative drama exploring ideas about democracy, politics and leadership.