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:

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

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