In July 2016, YPT held our first-ever multidisciplinary arts camp: the Lincoln Heights Arts Camp! Led by YPT staff and local artists, campers explored the faces and places…… Read more “Reflections on the Lincoln Heights Arts Camp”
This year, three YPT superstars – Sam Burris, Nana Gongadze and Anna Vargas – graduated from high school. All three have been in our work since middle…… Read more “Parting Words from YPT Students”
YPT’s 2016 New Play Festival featured fifteen hilarious, touching, charming and empowering plays written by young playwrights from across the DC area. From stories of time travel and magical…… Read more “The 2016 New Play Festival – Playwright Speeches”
YPT previews GIRLS WRITE OUT!, the first performance of our 2015-2016 season! This professional staged reading celebrates the power of young women’s voices, with performances of plays and monologues by female playwrights ages 12-22! Part of the Women’s Voices Theater Festival. Monday, October 19 at 7pm – FREE!
Dear YPT family, Hello! For those of you who don’t know me, my name is Thembi Duncan and I am YPT’s new Creative Programs Director. I am…… Read more “A New Beginning”
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!
Eat, drink, dance and give back … to the future! Celebrate YPT’s 20th Anniversary THIS SATURDAY with an elegant and eclectic Back to the Future-themed gala evening. Click for more information!