The Skriker

Cast: 8f 7m or more

Staging: Minimal set

Amateur rights performance fee: £75 per performance (plus VAT where applicable)

Paperback, 52 pages ISBN: 9781854592750Publication Date:
17 Feb 1994
Size: 196mm x 128mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
EPUB, 52 pages ISBN: 9781780013589Publication Date:
15 Oct 2014
£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
First Staged:
National Theatre, London, 1994

The Skriker

By Caryl Churchill

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An extraordinary collision of ancient fairytale and fractured urban England.

In a broken world, two girls meet an extraordinary creature. The Skriker is a shapeshifter and death portent. She can be an old woman, a child, a young man. She is a faerie come from the Underworld to pursue and entrap them, through time and space, through this world and her own.

Caryl Churchill's play The Skriker was originally produced at the National Theatre, London, in 1994.

The Skriker is also available in the volume Caryl Churchill Plays: Three.

‘Long before that, long before England was an idea, a country of snow and wolves where trees sang and birds talked and people knew we mattered.’

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'Unwholesome, hypnotic and born in the dark... spellbinding'

Independent on Sunday

Cast: 8f 7m or more

Staging:Minimal set

Amateur rights performance fee: £75 per performance (plus VAT where applicable)

Paperback, 52 pages ISBN: 9781854592750Publication Date:
17 Feb 1994
Size: 196mm x 128mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
EPUB, 52 pages ISBN: 9781780013589Publication Date:
15 Oct 2014
£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)

Also by Caryl Churchill:

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

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