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‘This Is Our Youth’ at Steppenwolf Theatre charts painful steps toward adulthood

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Updated: July 1, 2014 1:16PM



With its high-profile cast (Michael Cera, Kieran Culkin and Tavi Gevinson), its Tony Award-winning director (Anna D. Shapiro), and the imprimatur of a veteran film and theater producer (Scott Rudin), what too often has gotten lost in the lead-up to the revival of “This Is Our Youth,” is the profoundly sad, disturbing, tender, and unexpectedly comic nature of Kenneth Lonergan’s enduring 1996 drama. Read more here.


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