2016 Young Playwrights Festival

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.

Program A
Thursday, March 10 at 7:30pm
Saturday, March 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)

Program B
Friday, March 11 at 7:30pm
Saturday, March 12 at 1:00pm

The Marvelous Jerico (Molly Krulewitch, Jewish Day School)
Ghost Note (Ruby Higashi, NOVA Project)
Write to Me (Claire Boynton, Ballard High School)
Happy Birthday Tommy (Leela Berman, ACT's Afterschool YPP)

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.