The Skriker
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
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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
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:

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

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