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The Boys Next Door

Tonight @ the Sunset Playhouse - 8 p.m.

May. 23, 2008
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The Sunset Playhouse’s latest production mines humor from one of the most unlikely, sensitive sources: people with developmental disabilities. Tom Griffin’s comic drama The Boys Next Door deftly walks the line people complexity and accessibility by treating its characters as three-dimensional human beings instead of resorting to juvenile jokes or stereotypes. It opens tonight with an 8 p.m. performance.

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