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27 Mar 2008
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First Staged:
Royal Court Theatre, London, 2008 (this translation)


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.

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

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

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

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