Mark Twain wrote: It is popular to admire the Arno. It is a great historical creek with four feet in the channel and some scows floating around. It would be a plausible river if they would pump some water into it.
Average Rating: 5.0
When they met at an airport, it was love at first sight. But in time, everything collapsed. As an unnamed but unforgettable woman muses on her life—from meet cute to marriage and parenthood—her recollections inexorably build to a devastating truth. In this shattering performance, Carey Mulligan, star of the critically lauded drama An Education, captivates audiences with playwright Dennis Kelly's harrowing ruminations on family, ambition, gender, and violence. An acclaimed Off-Broadway play, the gut-wrenching world of Girls & Boys now thrives as an Audible Theater production.
After the play, this program includes an interview with Tony-winning playwright Dennis Kelly, who shares the inspiration behind his work.
This dramatic monolog was written as a play to be performed live on stage, then adapted later as an audiobook. Carey Mulligan's spectacular performance makes this adaptation work amazingly well. It's a stunning performance of a profound and poignant story.
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