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

Michael Basillas

(they/them/theirs)

This is Michael’s first time performing with YPT. Michael is a social justice activist and artist who focuses on using their artistic abilities to address issues affecting trans womxn of color. Michael has studied fashion design and is a member of the Angel Rose Artist Collective. You can learn more about Michael and their work on Instagram at @basila_mike.

About Silence is Violence, Michael says:

“Silence is Violence means being complacent in situations that cause others harm.”