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’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!
Teaching is hard every day. Even when my lesson plan is clear and my students are completely absorbed and engaged, teaching is really hard. I feel the…… Read more “The Rogue Race”
Happy New Year! YPT recently counted down 14 things (of many) that we make us jazzed about 2014, and we’re excited to share them with you. 1.…… Read more “14 Things We’re Excited About in 2014”
We love when our donors are as creative as our students! Over the past year, some of our dedicated donors have given to YPT through their weddings.…… Read more “Dedicated Donors: Wedding Series”