Young Playwrights Festival

OCTOBER 24  – NOVEMBER 4, 2017

City Theatre’s Young Playwrights Festival stages professional productions of six winning, one-act plays chosen from nearly 400 Young Playwrights Contest submissions.

WEEKEND PERFORMANCES
Open to the public

Saturday, October 28
1:00 PM      Middle School Performance
6:00 PM     High School Performance

Sunday, October 29
1:00 PM      High School Performance
6:00 PM     Middle School Performance

STUDENT MATINEES
Open to student groups only; not to the public

October 24, 26, 31 & November 2 @ 10:00 AM
10:00 AM    Middle School Performances

October 25, 27 & November 1, 3 @ 10:00 AM
10:00 AM    High School Performances

 

FEATURED PLAYS

Middle School Division:

FAMILY HONOR
by Jack Horrigan
Jefferson Middle School

SPARK
by Danielle Jordan
Pittsburgh CAPA 6-12

MOTHERS AND DAUGHTERS
by Chloe Werner
Pittsburgh CAPA 6-12

High School Division:

GET OUT THE VOTE
by Riley Smith
North Allegheny Senior High School

LIKE OPRAH SAID
by Shelby Studt
Washington High School

THE VEINS OF CREATION
by Sarah Tomko
Bentworth High School

Honorable Mention Public Reading
Saturday, November 4

ALMOST HOME
by Alaina DeMichiei
Hampton High School

A STORY TO TELL DEATH
by Madison Katarski
Pittsburgh CAPA 6-12

BUT IN OURSELVES
By Breanna McCann
South Fayette High School

HOLD ON FOR ME
By Sarah Nelson
Moon Area High School

Ticket Pricing

Performances

Tickets will be on sale August 14, 2017.

Including three middle or high school selections

$15.00 for adults
$10.00 for students

For tickets to our public performances, please call the box office at: 412-431- CITY (2489).

Additional Info

Questions?

For student matinee tickets and more information about the Young Playwrights Festival, contact Kristen Link, Director of Education and Accessibility, by email or by calling 412.431.4400 x225.