‘This Is Our Youth’ is a success

By: Grant Vance ~Staff Writer~ Chronicling the misadventures and anxieties of coming-of-age, Xavier Theatre’s presentation of Kenneth Lonergan’s “This is Our Youth” provided a fulfilling, well-performed entry into its expanding collection of successful shows. Directed by Ed Stern, “This is Our Youth” follows the boyish Warren (Griff Bludworth), escaping his abusive home life and crashing with his troubled, narcissistic best friend Dennis (Mac Blais). During his time away from home, Warren experiences the exhilaration of stealing a large amount of money from his father, a semi-successful romance with his long-term crush Jessica (played by Tatum Hunter) and the pitfalls of … Continue reading ‘This Is Our Youth’ is a success