Mad About the Boy

Cast: 3m

Staging: Simple Staging

Amateur rights performance fee: £75 per performance (plus VAT where applicable)

Paperback, 80 pages ISBN: 9781848422681Publication Date:
10 May 2012
Size: 198mm x 129mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
First Staged:
Underbelly, Edinburgh, 2011, then UK tour, 2012

Mad About the Boy

By Gbolahan Obisesan

Paperback £9.99£7.99

  • Fringe First, Edinburgh Festival Fringe - 2011

A timely, urgent, razor-sharp drama about a teenage boy fighting to save his reputation, torn between the influence of his family, his friends and his school.

Questioning where responsibility lies, Mad About the Boy explores the growing divide between the generations who gave, those who earned, and those who demand respect.

Press Quotes

'Obisesan’s insistently vivid text has a startling emotional authenticity... terse, evocative bullet-force brevity. Urgent, gripping and real.'

The Times

'finely observed... a tangy, confident piece... taut and assured'

Evening Standard

'Stunning new play... Obisesan’s passion for language is a joy to experience'

The Scotsman

'This should be required viewing for every teenager in the capital'

Whatsonstage.com

'Timely and urgent... intelligently written, and thought-provoking'

Daily Telegraph

Cast: 3m

Staging:Simple Staging

Amateur rights performance fee: £75 per performance (plus VAT where applicable)

Paperback, 80 pages ISBN: 9781848422681Publication Date:
10 May 2012
Size: 198mm x 129mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
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