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Christopher Daftsios playwriting debut will blow your boots off

Joy Donze and Christopher Daftsios in the world premiere of "Lily" at the New Jersey Repertory Theater in Long Branch. Written by Daftsios, the revenge play centers on an aging, over-sexed country singer who meets his match during a post-performance encounter.(PHOTO: Andrea Phox)
Joy Donze and Christopher Daftsios in the world premiere of “Lily” at the New Jersey Repertory Theater in Long Branch. Written by Daftsios, the revenge play centers on an aging, over-sexed country singer who meets his match during a post-performance encounter.(PHOTO: Andrea Phox)

Can one sorry and sordid aging country music superstar change his tune when confronted one post-show night by a determined young woman who seeks revenge for past wrongs?

You bet he can!

He has no choice in this world premiere of “Lily” at the New Jersey Repertory Company in Long Branch playing through Nov. 24.

It’s the first full-length play written by Christopher Daftsios, a NJ Rep regular who also plays the alcoholic singer Toby Crenshaw. The drama is so full of unexpected twists and turns it caused the audience to gasp at times. Continue reading Christopher Daftsios playwriting debut will blow your boots off