The History Boys

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Synopsis

In the early 1980’s, eight smart but mischievous students are preparing for their A-level exams at a boy’s grammar school, hoping to enter Oxford or Cambridge. Hector, who teaches General Studies is more interested in teaching how to live life than on how to ace the exams. Irwin, a History teacher who studied at Oxford, is hired by the school to help the boys on their A-level quest. Irwin is young and demanding. He is only interested in the students’ scores. The students calmly continue their studies despite the two teachers’ obvious differences in teaching style and philosophy. 
One day, the headmaster asks Hector to leave the school as he is displeased with his behavior. Irwin is shaken from an unexpected relationship with the students. 
The students are about to begin a new chapter in their lives. 
The life and career of the teachers are at risk. 
How will their history be written and remembered?
        

Performance Characteristics

In the early 1980’s, eight smart but mischievous students are preparing for their A-level exams at a boy’s grammar school, hoping to enter Oxford or Cambridge. Hector, who teaches General Studies is more interested in teaching how to live life than on how to ace the exams. Irwin, a History teacher who studied at Oxford, is hired by the school to help the boys on their A-level quest. Irwin is young and demanding. He is only interested in the students’ scores. The students calmly continue their studies despite the two teachers’ obvious differences in teaching style and philosophy. 
One day, the headmaster asks Hector to leave the school as he is displeased with his behavior. Irwin is shaken from an unexpected relationship with the students. 
The students are about to begin a new chapter in their lives. 
The life and career of the teachers are at risk. 
How will their history be written and remembered?
        
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Information

Title : The History Boys
Genre : Play
Dates : 2020. 09. 19 ~ 2020. 11. 08
Tue, Thu, Fri 19:30 / Wed 15:00, 19:30 / Sat 15:00, 19:00 / Sun 15:00
* Closed on Mon
Venue : Doosan Art Center, Yonkang Hall (15, Jong-ro 33-gil, Jongno-gu, Seoul)
Ticket Prices : R seat 60,000 won / S seat 40,000 won / Visually Limited Seats 20,000 won
Running Time : 180 mins [intermission □ yes ■ no]
Content Rating : Ages 14+
Cast : Oh Daeseok / Jo Youngkyu / Park Jeongbok / An Jaeyeong / Yang Somin / Lee Jihyun / Kyun Minseong / Lee Jaekyoon / Kim Rihyun / Hwang Soonjong / Lee Haejun / Choi Jeongwoo / Hyun Seokjun / Kim Hyoseong / Oh Jeongtaek / Sim Suyeong / Hong Junki / Hwang Jeongmin / Kang Eunbin / Choi Jeongwook / Yoon Gunwoo
        
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