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By Caryl Churchill

The fourth quantity of the accrued performs of 1 of the easiest playwrights alive.

Written over a interval of ten years and evincing a rare diversity of issues and strategies, this fourth quantity of Caryl Churchill's gathered performs confirms her status as a playwright who's 'amongst the simplest half-dozen now writing' (The Times).

This quantity includes:

This is a Chair Blue Heart
Far Away A Number
Drunk adequate to claim i admire You? A Dream Play

'Lasts lower than an hour yet packs in additional emotion, rules, and disconcerting strangeness, than many dramatists deal with in part dozen dramas' - Daily Telegraph on 'A Number'

'Leaves you feeling either chilled and scalded...outstanding' - Sunday instances on 'A Number'

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