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 winners of 2013 New Voices One-Act Play Competition for young playwrights, Al Dente by Sierra DuCharme-Hansen (first prize) and Where the Water Meets the Sand by Will Boersma (second prize). Special thanks to Final Draft, Inc., the world's leading script formatting software, and Great Dialogue, for generously providing prizes for our winners. We are currently reading the 2014 contest entries, and the deadline for 2015 is May 1st, so get writing!