The Friends of Eddie Coyle
December 8, 2011 - January 15, 2012
The godfather of badass Boston crime stories comes to life in this world premiere stage adaptation of George V. Higgins’ The Friends of Eddie Coyle. Set in the winter of ’69, Eddie Coyle is a bottom of the barrel hood tried to stay alive and out of jail among his “friends” – bank robbers, student radicals, bartenders, hit men, cops and informants. The Friends of Eddie Coyle has been called the best crime novel ever written and now Higgins’ dialogue comes alive for the first time through live theater.