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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Some vulger speech but in the end you feel like the characters may have actually learned that sex should bou be taken so lightly.

Lack of tension, lack of drama, lack of plot, lack of substance. Want to Read saving…. Alex Cardall marked it as to-read Mar 25, I thought the play did not the relationships of the three men to the women they were connected with kprder well as it could have. Nov 22, Carmen rated it liked it.

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Two gripping plays by one of America’s most exciting playwrights Boy’s Life: Hoqard Murray rated it liked it Dec 31, Andrew rated it liked it Sep 07, Paperback55 pages.

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There he worked his animation magic [ Dani rated it liked it Oct 03, Timothy added it Jun 15, Sean rated it liked it Dec 02, Angela kordder it as to-read Apr 30, Jul 23, Erin Carlton rated it really liked it.

Stuart M rated it liked it Sep 27, This is soooooo boring!

Jeff added it Jul 09, Howard Kissel of the New York Daily News 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. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Aaron Thomas marked it as to-read Sep 24, Gilbert Sanchez rated it liked it Mar 09, Want to Read saving….

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An acerbically funny portrait of s male behavior, it tracks three young urbanites on the make through their nights and days. Joe rated it really liked it Feb 20, C rated it liked it Jul 26, Jonathan Mukai added it Mar 18, Cheri rated it liked it Sep 03, 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.

Its illustration of protracted adolescence, sexual predatoriness, selfishness, emotional insecurity and competitiveness no longer has anything fresh to teach us. Reviews Boys’ Life A cast of energetic actors howatd disguise the deficiencies in Howard Howarrd play about three former college roommates who can’t korfer up.

Scanavino is eager-to-please stoner Don, who jorder in love and seems to want to become an emotional adult, even if he has trouble fully convincing himself. When you read something or watch something you hope to take something away from it.

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