The History Boys
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The History Boys
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The History Boys NYC Reviews and Tickets

83%
(11 Reviews)
Positive
91%
Mixed
9%
Negative
0%
Members say
Absorbing, Great acting, Entertaining, Funny, Clever

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This 2006 Tony Award Winner for Best Play, a transfer from London, is about a group of boys in a prep school preparing for their Oxford and Cambridge entrance exams.

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Fascinating period piece, Strong acting, Overrated, Lively, Absorbing

See it if you'd like a larger-than-life portrayal of teacher done w/ energy and affection. Many people loved this play (including the Tony committee)

Don't see it if you want a play to enlighten. I found the fondling of boys by the "hero" repugnant...and his unwillingness to want more in life for them. Read more

86
Absorbing, Entertaining, Intelligent, Funny, Thought-provoking

See it if You like British dramadies.

Don't see it if You can't stand British accented fare.

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