dark play (or stories for boys) - Arizona State University


In this modern world of social media, instant messaging, and chat rooms, human interaction and communication are marked by unremitting change. In dark play or stories for boys by Carlos Murrillo, the filter of the Internet sparked an exploration of its inherent threshold for high-speed anonymity, a phenomenon which has emerged as a byproduct of digital communication and are dependence upon it. This play raises several questions about personal identity and the ways in which we conceive of others and ourselves. Dark play is certainly timely and in different measure it is also funny, hip, erotic, Sexy, and scary while at its core it remains incredibly moving it is a coming-of-age story modern times, and suggest a fundamental humanity inherent in self-awareness and personal discovery.