DOI: 10.5040/9781472515704.00000002
Acts: 2. Scenes: 10. Roles: Male (5) , Female (0) , Neutral (0)

In a rundown porn cinema in 1960s Gateshead, two Jewish brothers are at war with each other. Their business is on the verge of bankruptcy and they owe a shedload of money to a local gangster. But all their problems seem to be over when one of them kidnaps Reggie Kray . . .

Sharp, uncompromising and witty, Bones is a deliciously dark comedy about family ties, gangland warfare and a man in a dress.

Bones premiered at Live Theatre, Newcastle in 1999.

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Bloomsbury Publishing

Peter Straughan

ISBN: 9780413772046

Series: Modern Plays

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