Philadelphia Young Playwrights

  • Philadelphia Young Playwrights taps the potential of youth and inspires learning through playwriting.

    Young Playwrights focuses on:

    • Improving students’ writing, thinking and interactive skills
    • Enhancing students’ sense of agency, responsibility and self-esteem
    • Modeling new, effective ways of teaching
    • Reaching students of diverse backgrounds and abilities
    • Engaging students, their families and communities in the creation and production of theatre, while building new theatre audiences within these groups.