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

Digital Content for Young People, Schools and Families

Downloadable Lessons for Elementary, Middle and High School Level

Students learn how to draft an original short play over the course of 12 lessons including playwriting vocabulary, character building, dialogue and more. Students will also receive remote feedback and guidance from a YPT Teaching Artist as they complete each lesson. Each workshop is optimized for independent student learning on a flexible schedule.

Access Free Downloadable Playwriting Mini-Lessons

Looking for writing-centered activities and exercises to share your voice? YPT will soon have visual mini-lessons available for download for any young person interested in playwriting.

Please contact YPT Program Director Jared Shamberger at for more information.