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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Boys’ Life

Hunter Madden rated it liked it Feb 05, No trivia or quizzes yet. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Andrew rated it liked it Sep 07, Noah rated it really liked it Dec 19, Boys’ Life by Howard Korder. Directed with customary vigor by Michael Greif, sharply designed by Mark Wendland on a set of mobile trailer interiors, and played by the male leads with the requisite four Cs — cravenness, cruelty, coolness and cluelessness — the production is as slick as it needs to be.


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.

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There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Howard Kissel of the New York Daily Kprder proclaimed it “utterly captivating,” and the New Yorker’s Mimi Kramer called it “the most balanced and intelligent comment on the battle of the sexes I’ve seen in a long time.

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