Young Playwrights' Theater inspires young
people to realize the power of their own voices.
Young Playwrights’ Theater has been producing original student works in Washington, DC since 1995. Many of the area’s leading actors and directors have appeared with YPT at one point or another. Our production history gives you a peek into our past so that you can see where we’ve been and how far we’ve come. We’ve included highlights from each year. To see the full details about a specific production, hit continue and you’ll be taken to a new page with more information.
The 2014-2015 Season
YPT's 20th Anniversary Season!
The 20th Anniversary Festival
A Celebration of Young Voices and DC Theater
Friday, December 12, 2014
New Writers Now! #nofilter
Staged reading of four powerful plays by young black female playwrights.
Tuesday, February 10, 2015
The 2015 New Play Festival YPT's Annual Celebration of Bold New Voices
Monday, April 20 - Wednesday, April 22, 2015
GALA Hispanic Theatre
The Student Advisory Council Presents: Stage Fright A staged reading of a brand-new play written and performed by the 2014-15 Student Advisory Council.
Wednesday, May 6, 2015
Busboys and Poets
The Young Playwrights' Workshop Presents: The Art of Understanding A staged reading of a brand-new play written and performed by the 2014-15 Young Playwrights' Workshop.
Monday, June 15, 2015