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Two gripping plays by one of America’s most exciting playwrights Boy’s Life: love, relationships, and growing up in New York City “a substantial play. It makes. How else to explain the fact that, back in , audiences could be needled by ” Boys’ Life,” Howard Korder’s now-trite dissection of the. Male angst in the futon years is the subject of “Boys’ Life,” Howard Korder’s sensitive comedy about a trio of young urban dwellers trying.

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Boys’ Life and Other Plays

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Sean rated it liked it Dec 02, Twenty years later, these guys goward their post-adolescent limbo just seem tediously familiar. Tom marked it as to-read Nov 15, Kim Taylor rated it it was ok Jul 26, Yet in the [ Jay Hemsworth rated it really liked it May 15, Noah rated it really liked it Dec 19, No trivia or quizzes yet.

Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Two gripping plays by one of America’s most exciting playwrights Boy’s Life: The rest of the noise rising beneath you is attributable to designer Mark Wendland’s set pieces kkorder looking like gaudy trailers carnival folks might inhabit — that roll around the stage between scenes, perhaps in a possible attempt to cover up the deficiencies of the text.


Boys’ Life – Variety

In a series of quick, slang-talky scenes, the chronically depressed Phil Jason Biggspot-reliant Don Peter Scanavinoand relentlessly arch and ultimately self-loathing Jack Rhys Coiro — all of whom have failed to mature in the years following their entry into an adult world for which they seem to have no aptitude — wrestle verbally and physically with both each other and a series of diffident girl-women played by Michele Federer, Stephanie March, Laura-Leigh, and Paloma Guzman, all on the money.

Published January 20th by Grove Press first published January 20th Anthony rated it liked it Jan 31, Phyllis rated it really liked it Mar 06, Joshua Hernandez marked it as to-read Dec 26, Deep Griffindor added it Sep 23, Trivia About Boys’ Life.

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Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Jonathan Rust marked it as to-read Nov 15, Biggs has made a specialty of this sort of nervous overgrown kid and introduces him again; the always marvelous Scanavino is a properly hyperkinetic Don; and Coiro’s Jack is an indelible portrait of a thoroughly unlikable cad. Jamie marked it as to-read Jul 05, Directed liff Michael Greif.


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Aaron Thomas marked it as to-read Sep 24, Biy 12, tenderfoot added it Shelves: Reviews Boys’ Life A cast of energetic actors can’t disguise the deficiencies in Howard Korder’s play about three former college roommates who can’t grow up.

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To their credit, Greif and his energetic cast attempt to supply what the play doesn’t establish convincingly. This is soooooo boring! Return to Book Page.

Kat rated it really liked it Aug 15, The New York Production of Boys’ Life–which won rave reviews and a Pulitzer prize nomination–established Howard Korder as one of the most exciting new talents in American theater.