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

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