Running Time: Approximately one hour and 50 minutes, with one intermission.

The 14th annual festival of award-winning new work from ACT's Young Playwrights Program: eight talented writers ages 13-18 join with a professional team of local directors and actors to bring their new plays to life in staged readings.

2016 Young Playwrights Festival:

Program A
Thursday, Mar 10 at 7:30pm
Saturday, Mar 12 at 4:00pm

Kidnapped on the SS Star Cruiser (Sarah Jenner, Explorer West Middle School)
Al Pastor (Roko Bedalov, Garfield High School)
Invincible Radio Superhero Goddesses (Diego Ortiz Villacorta San Juan, Ballard High School)
The Black Guy Always Dies First (Jared Youmans, Lakeside School)

Return to the Festival Homepage here. Learn more about ACT's Young Playwright Program here.

Support provided by
YPF 2016 Sponsors



Photo by Ian Johnston. 
Not pictured: Diego Ortiz Villacorta San Juan.