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:

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

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