Ann Van Venn is morbidly obese and living/hiding in her unit on Tainui Street.
Stacey Wipongi is her anorexic carer with a penchant for cosmetic surgery.
Together they come up with the best/kinkiest idea to make money and make all their dreams come true.

‘He writes a lot of plays and a lot of the plays he writes are very good. Not all, but many are and this is certainly one of the best yet. He’s won awards, written for TV and, yes, he’s a success. He’s provocative, funny, contemporary and challenging and Chub is all of these and more.’ —Theatreview