THIEVING BOY & LIKE STARS IN MY HANDS are two plays dealing with those matters that need to be resolved at the time of death: your own or someone else's. As his father lays dying in a hospital bed, Moxy must assess not only where his troubled youth has taken him in the past, but in what direction life will now lead him. On the other hand, Simon, facing his own death, takes charge of not only his own life, but that of his lover. Both plays speak of the power of love, friendship and a sense of belonging.


  • naturalistic drama
  • 100
  • 5 total
  • 2 female identifying, 3 male identifying
  • lgbtqia+
  • 18+
  • adult
  • Australian Script Centre


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