This Is Our Youth News and Updates
This Is Our Youth is an American stage drama that imparts the story of three directionless teenagers adrift in New York City. The troublesome kids take the audience along a journey that is both heartwarming and heartbreaking. This Is Our Youth initially premiered Off-Broadway in 1996 at Intar Theater and starred Josh Hamilton and Mark Ruffalo to enthusiastic reviews. The play quickly gained notoriety, and has been performed across the globe in hundreds of productions.
Talented theater actors yearn for a coveted role in This Is Our Youth; in the past, the play has featured Jake Gyllenhaal, Freddie Prince Jr., Anna Paquin, Matt Damon and more. "Arrested Development" and "Juno" star Michael Cera (Warren) leads the new ensemble, and will take the stage with Kieran Culkin (Dennis) and Tavi Gevinson (Jessica) in the 2014 production. Anna D. Shapiro, currently reviving "Of Mice and Men" starring James Franco and Chris O'Dowd, will direct this drama's highly anticipated return to the stage.
This Is Our Youth will run this summer at Chicago's Steppenwolf Theatre Company, before officially opening in September of 2014 on Broadway at Gotham's Cort Theater. Get your This Is Our Youth tickets today and see for yourself the Kenneth Lonergan drama that has inspired so many.