This literally sock it to you drama is by the author of the Broadway success Lamppost Reunion. This time, Mr. La Russo takes us into the world of small time boxing. The story revolves around an aging, but kindly, former champion named Damie Ruffino and a sadistic young champion, Klonski and the woman they fight over. The climax of this down to earth drama is an honest to goodness boxing match between Damie and the upstart young champ.
"The fight, with great thwacks and roundhouses and stage blood, undeniably perks things up. N.Y. Times.