Bliss

Cast: 2f 2m

Staging: Flexible staging (minimal requirements)

Amateur rights performance fee: £75 per performance (plus VAT where applicable)

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

Cast: 2f 2m

Staging:Flexible staging (minimal requirements)

Amateur rights performance fee: £75 per performance (plus VAT where applicable)

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:

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

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