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The Dead Eye Boy

The Dead Eye Boy


The second installment of Dirt Dogs Theatre Co.’s fourth season is the regional premiere of Angus MacLachlan’s The Dead Eye Boy. A gripping story that explores how sex, violence, and affection can all be confused for love, In the riveting drama, Shirley-Diane sees her teenage son, Soren, as a painful reminder of her past. Her ex-con boyfriend, Billy, sees Soren as a reflection of his own childhood. As Billy tries to friend the troubled boy, the dysfunction of hard-core addiction and manipulation blur the lines of control and love between the three.

Feb. 21 is opening night. There will be a talkback with the director and cast on Feb. 27 and March 5. Industry night is March 2. 

Friday, February 21, 2020, 8:00 pm
Saturday, February 22, 2020, 8:00 pm
Sunday, February 23, 2020, 2:00 pm
Thursday, February 27, 2020, 7:30 pm
Friday, February 28, 2020, 8:00 pm
Sunday, March 1, 2020, 2:00 pm
Monday, March 2, 2020, 7:30 pm
Thursday, March 5, 2020, 7:30 pm
Friday, March 6, 2020, 8:00 pm
Saturday, March 7, 2020, 8:00 pm
$25 (Mondays and Sundays are "pay what you can")
Phone number: 
MATCH – Midtown Arts & Theater Center Houston
3400 Main St
Houston, TX 77002
  • Dirt Dogs Thetare Co. cast of The Dead Eye Boy from left to right: Bill Giffen as Billy, Aaron Joseph Herrera as Soren and Adina Owen as Shirley-Diane.

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