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The Steamie

A celebration of women's work in a Glasgow wash-house set on Hogmanay.

Published in volume Scot-Free

    The Guid Sisters

    Germaine Lauzon has won a million Green Shield stamps. She invites her female friends and relations to a party to paste the stamps into the books. The temptation to pilfer the stamps is irresistible and an enormous fight breaks out.

      Albertine in Five Times

      A simultaneous portrait of a woman at five different ages. Five actresses portray Albertine at different times of her life whilst conversing freely with each other and with their sister Madeleine.

        trade

        A short play dealing with the controversial topic of female sex tourism.

        Published in volume trade & generations: two plays

          Enter A Gentleman

          A 15-minute play based on Restoration playwright Aphra Behn's tempestuous love affair with John Hoyle.

          Published in volume Fishskin Trousers

            The Middlemarch Trilogy: Dorothea's Story

            Part of The Middlemarch Trilogy, adapted from George Eliot's novel by Geoffrey Beevers. Three interconnected plays, telling the story of Middlemarch from the perspective of a different set of characters: from county, town and countryside.

            Published in volume The Middlemarch Trilogy

              Abortive

              A couple in bed discuss the effect on them of the woman's recent abortion.

              Published in volume Caryl Churchill: Shorts

                Three More Sleepless Nights

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

                Published in volume Caryl Churchill: Shorts

                  Gypsy Girl

                  A monologue first performed by Laura Lomas at Soho Theatre, London, on 5 October 2009 as part of Paines Plough's LATER programme.

                    Bird

                    A cutting-edge monologue that throws light on the experience of a teenager in contemporary Britain, from one of the country's most exciting young playwrights.

                      Where I'm From

                      A monologue play about a woman on the day of her release from prison.

                        All On Her Own

                        A powerfully atmospheric one-woman play, All On Her Own tells the story of Rosemary who, alone at midnight in London, has a secret burden to share that is both heartbreaking and sinister.

                        Published in volume Harlequinade & All On Her Own