Kelly Younger

Kelly Younger’s current and recent work includes: This World We Know (Firehouse Theatre, 2015); and the hit comedy Kalamazoo with Michelle Kholos Brooks (Dramatists Play Service, 2016; Riva Shriver Comedy Award, Bloomington Playwrights Project; Pacific Resident Theatre; Adirondack Theatre Festival, among others.) His play, Tender, was a finalist for the Laurents/Hatcher Award, and was directed by Lynne Meadow for Manhattan Theatre Club’s “7@7” reading series.

Younger’s short play, Mandate (Samuel French, 2015), was a Heidemann Award finalist, and winner of the 39th Samuel French Off-Off-Broadway Short Play Festival and has been performed from Alaska to Dubai. Other short plays include: Let’s Get Physical (City Theatre, Miami; Edinburgh Fringe Festival), and Best Lei’d Plans (Stella Adler Theatre, Hollywood, starring Markie Post and Mindy Sterling; Barrington Stage Company; City Theatre, Miami.)

In television and film, Younger is currently developing projects with Disney Animation Studios and Josephson Entertainment, having previously developed with Mandeville Films; Gil Netter Productions; DreamWorks Animation Studios; and directors Joachim Rønning and Espen Sandberg.

Contact: Bruce Miller