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Philip Goes Forth tells the story of a young man who rebels against his father and a career in the family business. He leaves home and ventures to New York to write plays without his father's support or blessing, but with this warning: "Don't imagine, whenever you get tired floating around up there in the clouds that you can drop right back into your place down here -- that isn't the way things go!" George Kelly's comedy made its debut at Broadway's Biltmore Theater in January of 1931. New York was the city of dreams -- and Kelly's humorous examination of one young dreamer remains an exquisite portrait of coming-of-age in modern America.

Show Details

  • Dates:Closed on
  • Location:Mint Theater (1995-2015), Off-Broadway

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