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Boys and Girls

Archived Show

Overview

Produced by:
Murmur Productions
Dates:
September 03 - September 28, 2014
Run Time:
0 Hour, 0 Minute
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Showing in Theater

Show Info

part of the 1st irish festival

Written and directed by Dylan Coburn Gray
with Ronan Carey, Sean Doyle, Maeve O'Mahony and Claire O'Reilly

do not bring your kids (or do, but it might scar them for life)

Boys and Girls follows four characters across a single night; two get lucky, two don't.
Emerging from the Irish spoken word scene, this play paints the Dublin nightscape in pyrotechnic verse; 4 intercut voices muse, tease, and rant in an ever-escalating rhythm.
It's quite dirty, quite funny, quite mental, and a bit sad. (Seriously, don't bring your kids.)

After sold-out runs at the Dublin Fringe Festival 2013, Boys and Girls is presented in its New York Premiere by Murmur Productions.

 

Seán
Doyle
Maeve
O'Mahony
Ronan
Carey
Claire
O'Reilly
Photo Caption: Sean Doyle, Maeve O'Mahony, Claire O'Reilly in BOYS AND GIRLS
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Photo Caption: Ronan Carey, Sean Doyle, Maeve O'Mahony in BOYS AND GIRLS
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Reviews

"pure genius! could be the most wonderful wordplay in town!" - Jim Taylor, WCBS Radio

"gripping and gritty!" - Theater Reviews Ltd.

"well-written, humorous and entertaining ... and most inappropriate for children!" - A Seat on The Aisle

"blatantly honest, gritty, and real." - New York Theatre Review

"charming! the cast is unaffected and likable." - New York Post

"disarmingly poetic! a sassy anticlimax of modern love." - Exeunt Magazine

'if you want brave new writing, here is your salvation.' - Irish Times

'impossibly eloquent and beautifully composed.' - Irish Theatre Magazine

'profoundly funny, beautifully constructed and hardhitting' - meg.ie