Written by Sarah Kane
directed by Nigel Semaj
design by Nigel Semaj
Featuring Riley Jo Payne, Caroline Hertz, Jazmyn Boone, Mike Spara and Kasey O'brien
The New School for Drama Studio Productions
4.48 Psychosis was written throughout the autumn and winter of 1998-99 as Kane battled with one of her recurrent bouts of depression. On February 20, 1999, aged 28, the playwright committed suicide. On the page, the piece looks like a poem. No characters are named, and even their number is unspecified.