YouthPLAYS is a publisher of award-winning professional dramatists and talented new discoveries. We license one-act and full-length plays and musicals, including works both for teen and pre-teen performers, as well as adult actors performing for young audiences. All of our plays are available digitally, and most of them are available as physical copies as well.
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Congratulations to the winner of the 2014 New Voices One-Act Play Competition for young playwrights, Hero's Journey by Celeste Barnaby, which is now published! Designated as honorable mentions were Anna by Chloe Littleton; Glass by Natasha Jokic; Perfect. Nothing More. Nothing Less. by Kendra Bowman; Sunnyside by Ursula Davy and Wes by Hanna Watson. Special thanks to Final Draft, Inc., the world's leading script formatting software, and Great Dialogue, for generously providing prizes.
Go to our Submit a Play page for full details on the 2015 competition, deadline May 1st!