After their cruel owner tries to kill them, the Brighton Bulldogs flee their home and seek the help of the Hursey Heelers. The Heelers are fearful of this strange breed and confused by their different customs, but they agree to let them stay in the back shed. When a rumour starts that the Bulldogs have brought fleas, the Heelers take preventative action and scrub the Bulldogs clean. The humiliated Bulldogs retaliate, and the 'dogs of racism' are unleashed, until everyone becomes the very thing they fear. (Variable cast numbers and gender)

  • surreal hip hop allegory
  • 20
  • 10 total
  • 8 female identifying, 2 male identifying
  • 12 to 16, 16 to 18
  • teen, young adult
  • Australian Script Centre


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