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:

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

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