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  • "I chose my name. I chose it."

    A moving and poignant story, inspired by true events, about a search for personal identity and acceptance. In the 1960s, a surgical accident causes a well-intentioned doctor to convince the parents of twin boys to raise one as a girl. Two decades later, the repercussions of that choice continue to unfold, as those involved struggle to connect with each other and themselves, stuck between their hope for the future and their uncertainty about the past. BOY explores the beauty of finding love, the complexity of gender identity, and the consequences of the choices we make for those we love.

    Previously featured in 2014 as part of the company’s TimePieces play reading series, TimeLine is proud to stage the Chicago premiere of BOY, an “insightful, gut-wrenching, and beautiful play” that is “dazzingly, deliciously alive from start to finish” (Talkin’ Broadway).

  • Location: TimeLine Theatre Company
  • Address: 615 W. Wellington Ave.
  • January 10, 2018 - March 18, 2018
  • TimeLine Theatre Company
  • Tickets start at $15
  • Recurring weekly on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday