Three More Sleepless Nights
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

Also by Caryl Churchill:

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

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