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

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