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

The 1998 - 1999 Season

The 1998 - 1999 Season

The Pen is Mightier: Proudly Presenting the 1999 Spring Tour

Spring 1999


           The Last Smoke 


          By Kali Abdullah, Banneker High School


          A Young Immigrant Alone in the City


          By Rafael Canales, Bell Multicultural High School


          Freedom of Pain


          By Virginia De La Cruz, Bell Multicultural High School




          By Tiffany Haliburton


          The Magic Boy


          By Chris Headecker, Hardy Middle School




          By Cecelia Jenkins, Hardy Middle School


          Conditional Love


          By Chaunetta L. Jones, Banneker High School


          Homeless But Human


          By Lasha Shorter, School Without Walls


          Blessing by the Wayside


          By Erika Strickland, Banneker High School


          Color Lines


          By Sheila Latoya Walcott




      Susan Downs
          Damion Johnson
          Jeff Lofton
          Carmen Parejo
          Jefferson A. Russell
          Emerie Gieger Snyder
          Kenyatta Rogers
          Vera Soltero
          Maurice Tscherny




Jennifer Nelson (Conditional Love, Friendship, Homeless But Human)
Karen Zacarias (Freedom of Pain, A Young Immigrant Alone In the City)
Molly Smith (Homecoming)
Nick Olcott (The Last Smoke, The Magic Boy)