Schreber's Nervous Illness

Cast: 3-4m plus 3 or more f/m

Staging: Minimal staging requirements

Performing rights not held by Nick Hern Books

Published in volume Caryl Churchill: Shorts
First Staged:
Broadcast on BBC Radio 3, 1972

Schreber's Nervous Illness

By Caryl Churchill
Published in volume Caryl Churchill: Shorts

A short play based on the memoirs of a judge who spent ten years in asylums as a schizophrenic.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 3 in 1972.

Cast: 3-4m plus 3 or more f/m

Staging:Minimal staging requirements

Performing rights not held by Nick Hern Books

Published in volume Caryl Churchill: Shorts

Also by Caryl Churchill:

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

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