Precious is a highly physical comedy satire about Gus, a girl with an intellectural disability. Gus's parents are inventors who have devoted their lives to creating devices to protect Gus. They have to move to a new house and Gus wants to explore. She meets Slug, a local boy, and they become friends. Gus's mum is terrified of the consequences of Gus being bullied by Slug. In a farcical comic manner, Gus's spirit of adventure wins through and her parents learn to let her grow a little.

  • comedy/satire/farce
  • 60
  • 3 total
  • 2 female identifying, 1 male identifying
  • 18+, 16 to 18
  • children, adult
  • Australian Script Centre


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