The Boys - the Screenplay

The Boys - the Screenplay $19.99

Stephen Sewell

Published by Currency Press

Stevie Sprague meets his brother Brett at the prison gates. Brett is holding a coffee table, 'A year's work', he says

None of the family visited Brett the entire time he was away. Based on the controversial stage play by Gordon Graham , The Boys, is a scarifying and unflinching analysis of the violence that lurks in the hear of Australian society

Unemployed, without hope or prospects, Brett's inner resources are drawn from a different well. Returning home from prison, he sets about re-establishing control over his wayward brothers. Stevie has a pregnant girlfriend; Glenn has a job at a rental-car business

Both have been duped by the society that promises everything and delivers nothing. Brett needs to bring them into line, make them see that self-respect cannot be won by rules that were written for doctors, politicians and professional men

Brett needs something - some mutual act - that will break the normal rules and draw them into his game forever

Browse Library

About Stageplays

Stageplays offers you the largest collection of Plays & Musicals in the world.

Based in the UK and the USA, we’ve been serving the online theatre community since the last century. We’re primarily a family-run business and several of us also work in professional theatre.

But we’re all passionate about theatre and we all work hard to share that passion with you and the world’s online community.

Subscribe to our theatre newsletter

We'll email you regular details of new plays and half-price special offers on a broad range of theatre titles.


We can deliver any play in print to any country in the world - and we ship from both the US and the UK.

© 2010 - 2023 Stageplays, Inc.