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HLT Studio Presents:
Precious Little - Directed by Phillippa Hibbs
Love, language, memory
and impossible decisions

Precious Little

A drama by Madeleine George/US/2011

Directed by Phillippa Hibbs

Season: May 31 to June 3, 2023, 8pm
Matinees: June 3, 2pm


Brodie, a gifted linguist, learns unsettling news about the baby she carries. Unable to get comfort from her girlfriend, she finds it in the two least likely sources imaginable: the elderly speaker of a vanishing language … and a gorilla at the zoo. A crisp, fast-moving, tough-minded story about love, language, memory, and impossible decisions. Madeleine George’s insightfully humane story shines a light on the way we connect with others, and the vulnerability we all face when there are no easy answers left. Adult content. By arrangement with Samuel French and Play Bureau.
Running time: 90 minutes. No interval.

HLT Studio tickets

Adult: $22
Concessions and students: $18
For student groups of 10 or more: $15 




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About HLT Studio

HLT Studio


The Studio is a bold initiative to showcase talented new directors, emerging actors and new playwrights to be seen.

Delivering edgy, contemporary plays in a more intimate environment, The Studio offers the same great quality entertainment as you have come to expect from Howick Little Theatre.

Please note that Studio plays may contain strong language and adult subject material that may offend some people.