THE STORY: Told in a series of fast-paced, sharply etched scenes, the play traces the misadventures of three former college buddies now seeking to make their. How else to explain the fact that, back in , audiences could be needled by ” Boys’ Life,” Howard Korder’s now-trite dissection of the. That’s the dilemma of Howard Korder’s “Boys Life,” the comedy now playing at the Shadowbox Theatre. Focusing on three males closer to.

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Grainne rated it liked it Jun 03, How else to explain the fact that, back inaudiences could hward needled by “Boys’ Life,” Howard Korder’s now-trite dissection of the misanthropic male animal? Sarah Rosen rated it liked it Apr 06, Its illustration of protracted adolescence, sexual predatoriness, selfishness, emotional insecurity and competitiveness no longer has anything fresh to teach us.

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Helen Swanson rated it it was ok Dec 18, Scanavino is eager-to-please stoner Don, who falls in love and seems to want to become an emotional adult, even if he has trouble fully howarc himself.

A good play, partially trying to explain and partially trying to pardon guys being jerks.

Boys’ Life

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Directed by Michael Greif. Two gripping plays by one of America’s most exciting playwrights Boy’s Life: Yet in the [ He can misjudge his strength and he can destroy himself. Melissa rated it liked it Aug 03, To their credit, Greif and his energetic cast attempt to supply what the play doesn’t establish convincingly.

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Eric Keitel rated it it was amazing Aug 13, I’d love to see this performed by some remarkable actors. A good play that I wanted to hate, but howqrd loved! Want to Read Currently Reading Read.


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Boys’ Life by Howard Korder

The rest of the noise rising beneath bots is attributable to designer Mark Wendland’s set pieces — 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.

Phyllis rated it really liked it Mar 06, Or there might be a better play, because Korder would have had to acknowledge that some boys do come to their adult senses and finally leave their extended boyhood — and their laggard friends — behind. Want to Read saving….

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