Saturday, February 13, 2010
Upcoming: Blue Point by Kyle John Schmidt, UT Lab Theatre, February 19 - 21
by Kyle John Schmidt
February 19, 20 at 8 p.m
February 20, 21 at 2 p.m.
University of Texas Lab Theatre
In alternating scenes of New Years Eve and 4th of July, Blue Point shows two teenage boys abandoning the simplicity of sleepovers, little league, and paper routes to enter a parentless world of alienation, terror, and self-destruction. The boys cling desperately to one another as they act out fantasies of power, domination, and humiliation over two young siblings, a meth addict, and each other. The inexpressible urges of adolescence reach a horrifying climax when the two boys face each other at the edge of a violent crime in a forgotten cemetery down a deserted gravel road.
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