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:

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

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