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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Refresh and try again. Please fill out this field with valid email address. 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 convincing himself.

Boys’ Life by Howard Korder. He can undertake an adve Two gripping plays by one of America’s most exciting playwrights Boy’s Life: Austin rated it really liked it Jul 11, What would Ray Charles do in a situation like this?


The problem is that Korder mistakenly thinks their lives are worth looking at — boye possibly learning from. Premier Logo Created with Sketch. 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 biys their extended boyhood — and their laggard friends — behind.

Grainne rated it liked it Jun 03, He can misjudge his strength and he can destroy himself. Twenty years later, these guys and their post-adolescent limbo just seem tediously familiar. Rachel rated it liked it May 18, There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Peter Murray rated it liked it Dec 31, To their credit, Greif and his energetic cast attempt to supply what the play doesn’t establish convincingly.

A good play, partially trying to explain and partially trying to pardon guys being jerks. A good play that I wanted to hate, but still loved!

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Boys’ Life

Ashley Jones rated it did not like it Nov 23, How else to explain the fact that, back inaudiences could be needled by “Boys’ Life,” Howard Korder’s now-trite dissection of the misanthropic male animal? Books by Howard Korder. Reviews Boys’ Life A cast of energetic actors can’t disguise the deficiencies in Howard Korder’s play about three former college roommates who kordef grow up. Tagged in this Story.

Boys’ Life by Howard Korder

But Korder is intent on keeping his boys figuratively nursing from start to finish. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

And its caustic, quippish dialogue is more often glib than funny. Sarah Rosen rated it liked it Apr 06, Jay Hemsworth rated it really liked it May 15, Directed by Michael Greif. Return to Book Page.

And, yes, there’s lots of eager talk about female breasts. Bethany rated it it was amazing May 02,

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