Borstal Boy

Borstal Boy

Broadway
Play
Original
SYNOPSIS: Frank McMahon adapts episodes from Irish writer and activist Brendan Behan's teenage years, during which he was caught with a suitcase of dynamite in England during the I.R.A. troubles and sentenced to serve in a boys' reformatory.
People (162)

Awards

Drama Desk Award
1970 Outstanding Performance Winner
1970 Outstanding Performance Winner
New York Drama Critics' Circle
1970 Best Play Winner
Outer Critics Circle
1970 Outstanding Performance Winner
1970 Outstanding Performance Winner
Tony Award
1970 Best Actor in a Play Nominee
1970 Best Direction of a Play Nominee
1970 Play Winner
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