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The Road to New Play Festival

The Road to New Play Festival

Track our journey to the big event here!

2018 New Play Festival First Readings!

April 7, 2018
 

2018 New Play Festival featured playwrights and their families had a chance to meet the cast and crew of their plays. Casts read the plays aloud for the first time and asked the playwrights questions for insight into their stories to help inform the artistic process!

 

See photos from the 2018 New Play Festival First Read!

2018 New Play Festival Kick-Off Party
January 13, 2018

YPT invited the 2018 New Play Festival featured and finalist playwrights and their friends and families to celebrate becoming produced and published playwrights! YPT production staff and dramaturgs and script advisors talked about dramaturgy and the production process. Families learned more about YPT, and the playwrights got to know about each other's plays! 

 

See more photos from the New Play Festival Kick-Off Party!