2017 Young Playwrights Festival

The 15th 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 16 at 7:30pm
Saturday, March 18 at 4:00pm

Not All Fairytales Have Happy Endings by Esther Strako, TOPS Middle School
Panic Room by Peter Bauer, Ballard High School
Molento by Jen Concepcion, Kamiak High School
My Childhood? by Mirabai Kukathas, NOVA Project

Program B
Friday, March 17 at 7:30pm
Saturday, March 18 at 1:00pm

Ribs by Hannah Wang, Lakeside School
A Handful of Dirt by Aidan Fong, Seattle Academy
It’s Not Easy by Saree Khamsouk, Franklin High School
The Dog by Sam McGee, Explorer West Middle School

Learn more about ACT's Young Playwright Program here.

Support provided by
YPF 2016 Sponsors

Photo by Ian Johnston.