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


           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


          By Tiffany Haliburton

          The Magic Boy

          By Chris Headecker, Hardy Middle School


          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


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


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)