The Judge's Wife

Cast: 4f 2-3m

Performing rights not held by Nick Hern Books

Published in volume Caryl Churchill: Shorts
First Staged:
Broadcast on BBC 2, 1972

The Judge's Wife

By Caryl Churchill
Published in volume Caryl Churchill: Shorts

A short play about justice and retribution, first seen as a BBC television drama.

When a Judge passes a harsh sentence on a young man, he sets in train a series of events that call into question his ultimate purpose: was he a reactionary, or a revolutionary?

Originally written for television, Caryl Churchill's The Judge's Wife was first broadcast on BBC 2 in October 1972.

Cast: 4f 2-3m

Performing rights not held by Nick Hern Books

Published in volume Caryl Churchill: Shorts

Also by Caryl Churchill:

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

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