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

Eric Ruffin, Director


Eric Ruffin’s recent regional theatre directing credits include Fabulation (Mosaic Theater Company of DC), Stirring the Waters at The Reach (Kennedy Center), A Raisin in the Sun (Logan Repertory Theatre Company), Three Cheers for Grace  (Young Playwrights Theater), Sarafina! (Kennedy Center and Mann Center) and Black Nativity (Theater Alliance) which won 3 Helen Hayes Awards including Best Musical. He co-coordinates the Acting Program at Howard University.  

He is a Stage Directors and Choreographers Associate, and former: Drama League Directing Fellow, Folger Theatre Acting Fellow, NY Theatre Workshop Usual Suspect and Princess Grace Grant recipient for Dance. He also serves on the Woolly Mammoth Board of Directors.