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:

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

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