Precious Little Talent
Ebook, 42 pages ISBN: 9781780015149Publication Date:
15 Oct 2014
£7.99 £6.39You save £1.60 (20%)
First Staged:
Edinburgh Festival, 2009, then Trafalgar Studios, 2011

Precious Little Talent

By Ella Hickson

Ebook £7.99£6.39

A touching and funny play about 20-somethings graduating into a world that's sold them down the river.

Joey's got a first-class degree, 20k worth of debt and works in a pub. Shunned by the world, rejected by her estranged father, she finds herself falling in love with an idealistic young American…

Ella Hickson's play Precious Little Talent was first performed at the Bedlam Theatre, Edinburgh, in August 2009, as part of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. A revised, full-length production opened at the Trafalgar Studios, London, in April 2011.

Precious Little Talent is also available in the volume Precious Little Talent & Hot Mess, and in the collection Ella Hickson Plays: One.

Press Quotes

'It is young, full of spluttering energy and has a real fire in its belly about the need to retain your optimism in a cruel world… Hickson really is a little bit special'


'Terrific poignant freshness; Sam and Joey too seem like iconic figures for our time; caught between light and dark, life and death, cynicism and faith, and full of a life-force – an impressive follow-up to Eight'

Ebook,42 pages ISBN: 9781780015149Publication Date:
15 Oct 2014
£7.99 £6.39You save £1.60 (20%)

Also by Ella Hickson:

Swive [Elizabeth]
Wendy & Peter Pan
Ella Hickson Plays: One
The Authorised Kate Bane
Hot Mess
Precious Little Talent & Hot Mess
The Writer

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