Bliss
Paperback, 80 pages ISBN: 9781854595522Publication Date:
27 Mar 2008
Size: 196mm x 130mm£8.99 £7.19You save £1.80 (20%)
EPUB, 80 pages ISBN: 9781780014296Publication Date:
27 Mar 2008
£8.99 £7.19You save £1.80 (20%)
First Staged:
Royal Court Theatre, London, 2008 (this translation)

Bliss

By Olivier Choinière Translated by Caryl Churchill

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A wild and slippery fantasy from French-Canadian writer Olivier Choinière, translated into English by Caryl Churchill, exploring our insatiable appetite for private lives made public.

Welcome to Wal-Mart. On their break, a cashier and her fellow workers flick through celebrity gossip magazines. 'See You Later, Celine,' says a headline. What's wrong with Celine? Why is she turning her back on her glamorous public life, her adoring fans? And how is her story connected to the story of an unknown woman on the facing page? It's not. Until the Oracle intervenes.

Bliss was first performed in this translation at the Royal Court Jerwood Theatre Upstairs, London, in March 2008.

Press Quotes

'A small bombshell... a hideous glimpse of the cruel logic of celebrity-worship'

Guardian
Paperback, 80 pages ISBN: 9781854595522Publication Date:
27 Mar 2008
Size: 196mm x 130mm£8.99 £7.19You save £1.80 (20%)
EPUB, 80 pages ISBN: 9781780014296Publication Date:
27 Mar 2008
£8.99 £7.19You save £1.80 (20%)

Also by Caryl Churchill:

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

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