Marathon Performance of All Three Brother/Sister Plays
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All offers for The Brother/Sister Plays: Marathon Tickets have expired.
The last date listed for The Brother/Sister Plays: Marathon Tickets was Saturday December 3, 2011 / 4:00pm.
Currently at Boston Center for the Arts - Plaza Theatre:
- Full Price:
- $20.00 - $38.00
- Our Price:
- $10.00 - $19.00
Delve into the action-packed world of Japanese manga comics and anime in a retro-sci-fi performance about the man considered the father of the genres. Through on-stage drawing, interactive video and even puppetry, Astro Boy and the God of Comics centers on Osamu Tezuka, sometimes referred to as "Walt Disney of Japan." His most famous character, Astro Boy, came about during his country's post-war era as an embodiment of a peaceful use of nuclear energy. This riotous comic book-style adventure combines the fictional world of that crime-fighting boy robot with Tezuka's life story and the history of Japanese animation. Learn More
Reviews & Ratings
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It was a wonderful glimpse into the life of the not-so-glamorized American poor. There were complexion references and language that may be exclusive to the old southern culture of the African American community, but overall it was just a very...continued
Quotes & Highlights
“Experience the excited wonder that comes from witnessing something rare in the theater: a new, authentically original vision. It’s what people must have felt during productions of the early works of Eugene O’Neill … or of Sam Shepard.” —_"_New York Times":http://theater.nytimes.com/2009/11/18/theater/reviews/18brother.html?pagewanted=all
Tarell Alvin McCraney’s The Brother/Sister Plays are dangerous, modern-day stories of kinship, love, heartache and coming-of-age. McCraney speaks with authenticity about a world that is gritty and lyrical, urban and mythic. One of the most startling new American theatrical voices of the 21st century, McCraney is thrilling audiences internationally by pushing the boundaries of language, form, and sexuality in provocative and poetic ways.
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