CARYL CHURCHILL (Playwright) was born on September 3, 1938 in London and was educated at Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford. Downstairs, her first play written while she was still at University, was first staged in 1958 and won an award at the Sunday Times National Union of Students Drama Festival. Churchill’s plays include: Owners, Traps, Light Shining in Buckinghamshire, Cloud 9, Top Girls, Fen, Serious Money, Ice Cream, Mad Forest, The Skriker, Blue Heart, This is a Chair, Far Away, A Number, Drunk Enough To Say I Love You?, Seven Jewish Children, Love & Information, Here We Go, and Escaped Alone. Churchill has also written for radio and television.
Bio as of 1/2023