WHEN WE WERE YOUNG AND UNAFRAID

When We Were Young and Unafraid

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Manhattan Theatre Club Stage I (New York, NY)
131 West 55th Street
New York, NY 10019
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Two hours and 20 minutes
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Agnes (Cherry Jones) has turned her quiet bed and breakfast into one of the few spots where a woman on the run can seek refuge. But to Agnes' dismay, her latest young runaway Mary Anne is having a profound influence on her teenage daughter Penny, forcing each girl to question her destiny. And as the drums of the feminist revolution grow louder, Agnes is forced to confront her own presumptions about the people she's been trying to help.
Deeply moving and beautifully rendered, WHEN WE WERE YOUNG AND UNAFRAID explores the passion of youth, the wisdom of age, and the people who awaken us to new possibilities.
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MTC's WHEN WE WERE YOUNG AND UNAFRAID with Cherry Jones & Zoe Kazan Ends Run Today
by BWW News Desk - August 10, 2014

Manhattan Theatre Club's world premiere of When We Were Young and Unafraid, the new play by Sarah Treem ('House of Cards,' 'In Treatment'), directed by Tony Award winner Pam MacKinnon (Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, Clybourne Park), ends its run today, Sunday, August 10. The show has played 29 preview performances and 64 regular performances. (more...)

MTC's WHEN WE WERE YOUNG AND UNAFRAID, Starring Cherry Jones, Enters Final Week
by BWW News Desk - August 5, 2014

Manhattan Theatre Club's world premiere of When We Were Young and Unafraid, the new play by Sarah Treem ("House of Cards," "In Treatment"), directed by Tony Award winner Pam MacKinnon (Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, Clybourne Park), begins the final week of its run today, Tuesday, August 5 at MTC at New York City Center - Stage I (131 West 55th Street). (more...)

BWW Interview: Cherise Boothe of WHEN WE WERE YOUNG AND UNAFRAID
by Naomi Serviss - June 18, 2014

A powerful feminist-driven play set in 1972 resonates like a hurricane even today. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of MTC's WHEN WE WERE YOUNG AND UNAFRAID
by Walter McBride - June 18, 2014

Manhattan Theatre Club's world premiere of When We Were Young and Unafraid, the new play by Sarah Treem ('House of Cards,' 'In Treatment'), directed by Tony Award winner Pam MacKinnon(Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, Clybourne Park), opened last night, June 17 at MTC at New York City Center - Stage I (131 West 55th Street) in a strictly limited engagement through Sunday, August 10. BroadwayWorld brings you photo coverage from opening night below! (more...)

BWW Reviews: WHEN WE WERE YOUNG AND UNAFRAID Debates Meanings of Equality
by Michael Dale - June 18, 2014

Sarah Treem's engrossing drama is set in a 1972 safe haven for abused women. (more...)

Review Roundup: MTC's WHEN WE WERE YOUNG AND UNAFRAID
by Review Roundups - June 17, 2014

Manhattan Theatre Club's world premiere of When We Were Young and Unafraid, the new play by Sarah Treem ('House of Cards,' 'In Treatment'), directed by Tony Award winner Pam MacKinnon (Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, Clybourne Park), opens tonight, June 17 at MTC at New York City Center - Stage I (131 West 55th Street). Let's see what the critics had to say... (more...)

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Cherry Jones & More in MTC's WHEN WE WERE YOUNG AND UNAFRAID
by BroadwayWorld TV - June 17, 2014

Manhattan Theatre Club's world premiere of When We Were Young and Unafraid, the new play by Sarah Treem ("House of Cards," "In Treatment"), directed by Tony Award winner Pam MacKinnon (Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, Clybourne Park), opens tonight, June 17 at MTC at New York City Center - Stage I (131 West 55th Street) in a strictly limited engagement through Sunday, August 10. BroadwayWorld bring you highlights from the play below! (more...)

MTC's WHEN WE WERE YOUNG AND UNAFRAID with Cherry Jones Opens Tonight
by BWW News Desk - June 17, 2014

Manhattan Theatre Club's world premiere of When We Were Young and Unafraid, the new play by Sarah Treem ("House of Cards," "In Treatment"), directed by Tony Award winner Pam MacKinnon (Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, Clybourne Park), opens tonight, June 17 at MTC at New York City Center - Stage I (131 West 55th Street) in a strictly limited engagement through Sunday, August 10. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Cherry Jones, Zoe Kazan & More in MTC's WHEN WE WERE YOUNG AND UNAFRAID
by BWW News Desk - June 2, 2014

Manhattan Theatre Club's world premiere of When We Were Young and Unafraid, the new play by Sarah Treem ('House of Cards,' 'In Treatment'), directed by Tony Award winner Pam MacKinnon (Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, Clybourne Park), is currently in previews at MTC at New York City Center - Stage I, ahead of an official opening night on Tuesday, June 17. Tickets for the production are currently on sale through Sunday, August 10. Check out a first look below! (more...)

MTC's WHEN WE WERE YOUNG AND UNAFRAID with Cherry Jones Begins Performances Tonight
by BWW News Desk - May 21, 2014

Manhattan Theatre Club's world premiere of When We Were Young and Unafraid, the new play by Sarah Treem ('House of Cards,' 'In Treatment'), directed by Tony Award winner Pam MacKinnon (Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, Clybourne Park), begins performances tonight at MTC at New York City Center - Stage I (131 West 55th Street). This strictly limited engagement will open Tuesday, June 17. Tickets for the production are currently on sale through Sunday, August 10. (more...)

MTC's WHEN WE WERE YOUNG AND UNAFRAID with Cherry Jones Begins Rehearsals Today
by BWW News Desk - April 24, 2014

Manhattan Theatre Club's world premiere of When We Were Young and Unafraid, the new play by Sarah Treem ("House of Cards," "In Treatment"), directed by Tony Award winner Pam MacKinnon (Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, Clybourne Park) begins rehearsals today. The limited engagement will start previews Wednesday, May 21 and open Tuesday, June 17 at MTC at New York City Center - Stage I (131 West 55th Street). (more...)

Zoe Kazan, Cherise Boothe & More to Join Cherry Jones in MTC's WHEN WE WERE YOUNG AND UNAFRAID; Full Cast Confirmed
by BWW News Desk - April 7, 2014

Manhattan Theatre Club has confirmed complete casting for the upcoming world premiere production of When We Were Young and Unafraid, the new play by Sarah Treem ('House of Cards,' 'In Treatment'), directed by Tony Award winner Pam MacKinnon (Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, Clybourne Park). (more...)

Cherry Jones to Return to the Stage in MTC's WHEN WE WERE YOUNG AND UNAFRAID in June 2014; Pam MacKinnon to Direct
by BWW News Desk - May 7, 2013

Lynne Meadow (Artistic Director), Barry Grove (Executive Producer), and Mandy Greenfield (Artistic Producer) just announced Emmy and two-time Tony Award winner Cherry Jones will return to Manhattan Theatre Club at New York City Center - Stage I (131 West 55th Street) for the world premiere of When We Were Young and Unafraid, the new play by Sarah Treem ('House of Cards,' 'In Treatment'), directed by Tony Award nominee Pam MacKinnon (Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, Clybourne Park). (more...)