Young Playwrights' Theater inspires young people to realize the power of their own voices.

Josie Guevara Torres

Promising Playwright December 2006

Josie Guevara Torres is an 8th grader at Capitol City Public Charter School. Her play, Trouble Quinceañera, was featured in November 2006’s New Writers Now! "I was nervous at first but then when I saw...

Kyrtham Franco

Promising Playwright November 2006

Kyrtham Franco is a sixth grader at Capitol City Public Charter School and the author of Magnet Dude, featured in the Fall 2006 Express Tour. 
In Magnet Dude, the title character faces the trials and...

Fernando Romero

Promising Playwright October 2006

Fernando Romero graduated in May 2006 from Antioch College with a major in theatre.  His life as an actor is one he could have little imagined as a young boy growing up in a mountain village without...