Monday, December 5, 2011

CENTERSTAGE SPONSORS YOUNG PLAYWRIGHTS FESTIVAL FOR KIDS K-12: DEADLINE FEBRUARY 10

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Teachers! Have a budding writer in your class? Looking for a new project to stimulate students' creativity? Encourage them to submit to CENTERSTAGE's 26th annual Young Playwrights Festival.

Students in grades K-12 throughout the state of Maryland are eligible and may even get to see their play on stage! Numerous plays are honored each year with workshops, in-school performances, and even performances at CENTERSTAGE.

Not sure where to start? Ask us about our Playwright Residencies, which bring theater professionals directly into your classroom to help students stretch their creative muscles.

And you don't have to wait until spring to see student plays—the Young Playwrights Festival Tour brings past YPF favorites to your school to inspire your young writers.

Interested? Call the Department of Community Programs & Education at 410.986.4050 or e-mail education@centerstage.org.

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And don't forget, the deadline is FEBRUARY 10!