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:

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

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