“What happens when a young person realizes the power of her voice? She becomes the hero of her own story.” YPT’s young playwrights love to write about…… Read more “Be a #YPThero during YPT’s Hero Week!”
YPT’s exclusive interview with Nora Foster and Kaitlyn Murphy, YPT alumni and two of the eight female playwrights featured in GIRLS WRITE OUT! on October 19! Get to know these two artists and see their work realized onstage at Sidney Haman Hall. Free and open to the public!
YPT’s 2015 New Play Festival is just around the corner! This year, our Featured and Finalist Playwrights were so creative that we couldn’t fit all their work in one show (or book), so we posted it here!
Take a look and join us April 20-22 at 7pm at GALA Hispanic Theatre to see the 2015 New Play Festival live onstage!
Sam Burris was a student in YPT’s In School Playwriting Program at Swanson Middle School last semester. His play, The Stranger, deals with a young war veteran…… Read more “Spotlight on Sam Burris: YPT Featured Playwright”
Around this time two years ago, I was finishing my first semester as a freelance teaching artist, and my first semester with YPT’s In-School Playwriting Program. I…… Read more “YPT’s Fall Semester: Reflecting on the Journey”
Today is Cyber Monday – the biggest online shopping day of the year. You have probably already received dozens of emails from online retailers with exclusive, one-day-only…… Read more “A Meaningful Gift for Cyber Monday”
I started working with the after-school Young Playwrights’ Workshop last spring. Our students inspired me. (It was not surprising – our students inspire me constantly.) Here was a…… Read more “What We Value: The Young Playwrights’ Workshop”