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:

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

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