Boy by Leo ButlerBoy by Leo Butler


byLeo Butler

Paperback | April 26, 2016

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A boy. At a bus stop. Easily missed. Liam wanders through the city, repeatedly encountering people, but continually feeling disconnected and alienated. In this vivid and troubled story of an isolated young man, playwright Leo Butler casts a sharp eye over the city and picks someone for us to follow. Boy received its world premiere at the Almeida Theatre, London, on 5 April 2016.
Leo Butler's work includes Made of Stone; Redundant; Lucky Dog; Faces in the Crowd (Royal Court); Devotion (Theatre Centre); Heroes (National Theatre Education Tour); I'll Be the Devil (RSC / Tricycle Theatre); The Early Bird (Queen's Theatre, Belfast / Finborough Theatre); Juicy Fruits (Paines Plough / Traverse Theatre / Royal Exchang...
Title:BoyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:152 pages, 7.75 × 5 × 0.3 inPublished:April 26, 2016Publisher:BloomsburyLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1350004677

ISBN - 13:9781350004672

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Editorial Reviews

Butler's dialogue combines naturalistic chat, a musical sense of phrase and pause, and surreal episodes