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

Theater Brings Literacy to Life for Kids

Published in GOOD Magazine's Project Literacy

In July, 2016, GOOD Magazine's Project Literacy featured YPT in an article on theater and literacy, as part of their Alphabet of Illiteracy campaign! Our story falls under the letter P, for performance.

"For many ... students, YPT marks the first time they’re encouraged to write about whatever they want without censorship. 'Treating those stories with value can do wonders for students’ engagement in the educational process and trigger amazing advances in literacy,' [YPT Executive Director Brigitte] Winter says."

Click here for the full article on theater and literacy!