Three More Sleepless Nights

Cast: 2f 2m

Staging: A double bed

Performing rights not held by Nick Hern Books

Published in volume Caryl Churchill: Shorts
First Staged:
Soho Poly Theatre, London, 1980

Three More Sleepless Nights

By Caryl Churchill
Published in volume Caryl Churchill: Shorts

An explosive short play about human interaction and love-tangled relationships.

One double bed. Two couples. Three short acts of love-tangled conversation that expertly twist and turn, from existential angst to sci-fi films; from explosive arguments to long silences.

Caryl Churchill's compelling play Three More Sleepless Nights is a powerful depiction of the fabric of human relationships through the eyes of two ill-fated couples.

It was first performed at Soho Poly Theatre, London, in 1980.

Press Quotes

'A polished gem with serrated edges'

Independent

'Painfully observant'

Guardian

'A jolt to the system'

Whatsonstage.com

'Fabulous... a quirky yet x-ray-visioned masterclass in men miscommunicating with their partners... a mini masterpiece'

The Times

Cast: 2f 2m

Staging:A double bed

Performing rights not held by Nick Hern Books

Published in volume Caryl Churchill: Shorts

Also by Caryl Churchill:

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

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