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Birthday Boy

From 25 member  reviews
Members say: Absorbing, Thought-provoking, Relevant, Profound, Must see

About the show

This new musical tells the story a young man who was abandoned as a child, placed in an orphanage, and abused. What can a boy say when all he knows is taken away? Part of the 2018 Planet Connections Festivity. More…

On his 8th birthday, Johnny Rogers’s mother dropped him off at a Brooklyn orphanage saying, “This is summer camp! I’ll be back to get you in the fall,” and never returned. Now as a young man, he must learn to trust, to love, and to be love again.  

Member Reviews (25)


Absorbing, Thought-provoking, Relevant, Profound, Must see

Earnest, Well meaning, Disappointing, Slow, Cliched

See it if In this musical the score itself was terrific. See it if want to see true heart that comes from everyone associated in this production.

Don't see it if are looking for an uplifting musical.

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