EQT Young Playwrights Festival

OCTOBER 16 – OCTOBER 27, 2018

City Theatre’s EQT 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 20
1:00 PM      Middle School Performance
6:00 PM     High School Performance

Sunday, October 21
1:00 PM      High School Performance
6:00 PM     Middle School Performance

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

October 16, 18, 23 & 25 @ 10:00 AM
10:00 AM    Middle School Performances

October 17, 19, 24 & 26 @ 10:00 AM
10:00 AM    High School Performances

FEATURED PLAYS

Middle School Division:

ESPERANZA MEANS HOPE

by Maeren Quirke
Ingomar Middle School

RED IN THE CITY

by Shelley Demus
Pittsburgh CAPA 6-12

TIME TROUBLE

by Adam Arena & Maddox O’Neill
Sharpsville Middle School

High School Division:

THE BOX

by Henry Wahlenmayer
Lincoln Park Performing Arts Charter School

IT’S NOT CURSED, I PROMISE

by Emma Hodil
Hampton High School

MOTHER’S SHADOW

by Alison Harvill
Pittsburgh CAPA 6-12

Honorable Mention Public Reading
Saturday, October 27

CHRISTMAS, SOMEWHERE

by Ellen Poplavska
North Allegheny Senior High School

DEAR JAKE

by Mackenzie Miller
Ringgold High School

THE DECEMBER’S COLD

by Polina Soldatova
Lakeview High School

FLIGHT

by Amelia Staresinic
Pittsburgh CAPA 6-12

Ticket Pricing

Public Performances

Choose from Middle School or High School program; each includes three one-act plays.

$15.00 for adults
$10.00 for students

Tickets go on sale Monday, July 30. For more information, please call the box office at 412-431- CITY (2489).

Field Trips & Other Information

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.