The Boys Next Door
(A tragic comedy)
By Tom Griffin
Directed by Jim Michelson
February 7, 8, 14, 15, 16 (matinee), 21, 22, 23 (matinee)
November 26 & 27, 7pm at the Little Theatre
Roles needed: 7-8 men (ages 20-65), 3-4 women (ages 20-65). The number varies because there may or may not be double casting for some roles.
About the Show:
The Boys Next Door is a play set in the New England area, it deals with four men with various mental disabilities who live in a group home. It takes place over a period of two months and consists of brief vignettes about their lives. The play provides a humorous commentary on the mens lives, taking some surprising twists and turns along the way when they are dealing with their caretaker, relatives and the general public. It is an interesting, honest look at how we deal with the mentally challenged in our society.