The narrative is of a 17-year-old girl called Gillian Todd. The play traces Gillian's growing awareness of a problem in her ability to control her alcohol consumption.

Using music, mime, puppetry and mask work the play dramatises the experience of adolescence through a street-wise, witty, and sympathetic protagonist.

  • magic realism
  • 70
  • 11 total
  • 6 female identifying, 5 male identifying
  • adolescence, young people, women
  • 16 to 18
  • young adult
  • Australian Script Centre


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Female | Teen | under 3 minutes
Starts on page 5

EXTRACT: now the competitors....and here's the trick bit where you'll have to use the old nogon...this is what is known in the trade as an internal conflict...I were probably gettin' all happy thinking you were going to see a nice wack of violence - a few gladiators maybe....well you're not...what you are gonna see is two sides of my character have a big go at one another...

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