Part of FringeNYC: Set in a dilapidated trailer in a Southern town, Scratching is a millennial drama about the lives of two blue-collar brothers whose pasts and futures intersect, causing a downward spiral of drugs, violence, illegal tattoos, unrequited love and the chance for redemption. More…
Categories: Drama, Local. From The Skeleton Rep. Written by Britton Buttrill. Directed by Miles Mandwelle.
See it if You want a new voice wrestling with the gravitational forces of ambition and comfort in the heightened world of drugs, tattoos & stripping.
Don't see it if Confrontation puts you on edge or extreme gestures disturb you.
See it if It had good acting and there was a convincing chemistry.
Don't see it if The backstory of the quartet's history and relationships was somewhat contrived.
See it if you want to see great actors taking on complicated people and subject matter and succeeding.
Don't see it if you're offended by language, implied drug use, or sexuality.