Punk Rock (Modern Plays) by Simon Stephens

By Simon Stephens

'Everything humans do winds up undesirable in any case. every thing strong people ever make is equipped on anything significant. not anything lasts. We definitely won't...'

Based on his event as a instructor, Stephens describes his play as 'The heritage Boys on crack'. It explores the underlying tensions and strength violence in a bunch of prosperous, articulate seventeen yr previous scholars. modern and unnerving, with parts of The Catcher within the Rye, Punk Rock follows the tale of 7 sixth-formers as they withstand the pressures of stripling lifestyles, whereas getting ready for his or her mock A-level tests and attempting to get into Oxbridge. they seem to be a team of knowledgeable, clever and aspirational teens yet step by step, the dislocation, disjunction and latent violence simmering less than the skin of prosperity is revealed.

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