We're Gonna Be Okay
About We're Gonna Be Okay
In the midst of the Cuban Missile Crisis, President Kennedy addressed the nation, “My fellow citizens: let no one doubt that this is a difficult and dangerous effort on which we have set out...But the greatest danger of all would be to do nothing.”
Well, Efran and Leena and Mag and Sul are thinking about doing something. Something big.
Straight from Actors' Theatre of Louisville's Humana Festival of New American Plays, Basil Kreimendahl’s WE'RE GONNA BE OKAY confronts the fears of the American middle class as two families wrestle with macrame, female empowerment and a shared property line. Will Davis directs this Chicago premiere.
Recommended for ages 13 and up
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"ATC’s mission to answer the question, 'What does it mean to be an American?’ invites us to make work aimed straight at the heart of the present moment, and provides a vital touchstone for us as citizens and art makers." - Will Davis, Artistic Director