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Black Boys

Buddies in Bad Times Theatre/Saga Collectif (Toronto) Presented with Zee Zee Theatre

Jan 16 – 20, 2018 | Historic Theatre [map link]

Historic Theatre

Warnings: Contains mature subject matter and full nudity
Haze is used in the performance
No latecomers 

A raw, intimate, and timely exploration of queer male Blackness. Three individuals seek a deeper understanding of themselves, of each other, and of how they encounter the world, subverting the ways in which gender, sexuality, and race are performed.

The last line in the script is ‘Look what we can do!’ By that point in the evening, everybody involved has more than earned it” — Colin Thomas, colinthomas.ca

It’s just really, really good. I laughed, I cried…you should go see it” — Tiva Quinn, iliveineastvan.com

This show has a unique point of view, the guts to make it heard and a message that needs to be heard right now” — Toronto Star

As provocative as it is entertaining… a metatheatrical experience that’ll reinvigorate your love for live theatre” — The Reading Salon

Genre-defining… this is an exceptional, powerful, and quite delightful piece of work. I feel lucky and grateful to have been able to see it, and I predict you will be too” — Mooney on Theatre

There are transcendent moments where the ideas explode and lodge in the audience’s soul” — My Gay Toronto

I think this is probably the most important theatre production that I’ve seen all year. It had me on the edge of my seat, I was completely speechless after it was done but haven’t stopped talking about it since” — Amanda Parris, CBC Radio Q

Jan 16, 8PM: Opening Night
Jan 17 – 20, 8PM

Running Time:
95 Minutes, no intermission

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