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

The 1998 - 1999 Season

The 1998 - 1999 Season

The Pen is Mightier: Proudly Presenting the 1999 Spring Tour

Spring 1999

Plays:

           The Last Smoke 

 

          By Kali Abdullah, Banneker High School

 

          A Young Immigrant Alone in the City

 

          By Rafael Canales, Bell Multicultural High School

 

          Freedom of Pain

 

          By Virginia De La Cruz, Bell Multicultural High School

 

          Homecoming

 

          By Tiffany Haliburton

 

          The Magic Boy

 

          By Chris Headecker, Hardy Middle School

 

          Friendship

 

          By Cecelia Jenkins, Hardy Middle School

 

          Conditional Love

 

          By Chaunetta L. Jones, Banneker High School

 

          Homeless But Human

 

          By Lasha Shorter, School Without Walls

 

          Blessing by the Wayside

 

          By Erika Strickland, Banneker High School

 

          Color Lines

 

          By Sheila Latoya Walcott

 

 Actors:

 

      Susan Downs
          Damion Johnson
          Jeff Lofton
          Carmen Parejo
          Jefferson A. Russell
          Emerie Gieger Snyder
          Kenyatta Rogers
          Vera Soltero
          Maurice Tscherny
 

 

Directors:

 

Jennifer Nelson (Conditional Love, Friendship, Homeless But Human)
 
Karen Zacarias (Freedom of Pain, A Young Immigrant Alone In the City)
 
Molly Smith (Homecoming)
 
Nick Olcott (The Last Smoke, The Magic Boy)