By Colman Domingo
Electronic ISBN: 9781783195572
In 2010, Domingo's self-penned play A Boy and His Soul premiered Off-Broadway on the winery Theater, for which he received GLAAD Award: extraordinary manhattan Theater: Broadway & Off–Broadway and a Lucille Lortel Award for notable Solo exhibit. He used to be additionally nominated for a Drama table Award and a Drama League Award.
Where do you get SOUL? From looking at your mom and dad promote the home you grew up in? From getting to know the relatives mystery approximately your loopy cousin? Or from the youth documents present in your parents’ basement? From Stevie, Aretha, Marvin, Chaka, Barry, Gladys…and Colman. Propelled by means of the beat of vintage soul, gentle R&B and disco, this is often the soundtrack of a boy’s coming of age in 70s and 80s Philadelphia.
A Boy and His Soul was once the recipient of the Lucille Lortel Award top Solo express, GLAAD Media Award top Play On or Off Broadway and the ITBA top Solo exhibit awards.
"A blazingly charismatic performer." manhattan Times
"Personal, poignant and pungent… [an] evocative, relocating piece a few guy who reveals himself and a wide a part of his id via music." The Stage
"A appealing and gentle one-man show." day-by-day Telegraph
"Its sprinkling of sharp observations coupled with a heartfelt love for the song makes A Boy and His Soul tough to resist." What's On Stage
"The characters created by way of Domingo… are so vibrant, so likeable, so easily but vividly embodied… it's tough to resist." legit London Theatre
"Leaves you yelping for more." Observer
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A Boy and His Soul by Colman Domingo