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Young Playwrights' Workshop Presents: The Art of Understanding

The Young Playwrights' Workshop Presents: The Art of Understanding
Daring new work written and performed by YPT’s student theater ensemble.

The 2014-15 Young Playwrights’ Workshop presents three original vignettes addressing issues of mental health through a variety of genres and perspectives. Woven together with original poetry, The Art of Understanding explores mental illness via pieces ranging from the confessional to the theatrical and from the comic to the romantic. 

Monday, June 15, 2015
1835 14th St. NW 
Recommended for ages 13 and up.

Part of the 2015 Source Festival, presented by CulturalDC.

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Last year's performance...

Young Playwrights’ Workshop Presents
Daring new work written and performed by YPT’s student theater ensemble
Monday, June 14, 2014 at 7pm

1835 14th St. NW 

The human and mythical worlds intertwine in the 2014 Young Playwrights’ Workshop’s original play. Watch angels and dragons fight for their freedom in this exciting collage of experiences and perspectives!