Plays by Young Writers
Enjoy a filmed performance featuring winning scripts from the 2021 California Young Playwrights Contest. Performances include Petunia by Ana Cabrera, Age 15, Cardiff - A flower with roots on both sides of the border journeys to find her place in the world. Boxed In by Declan Kallberg, Age 14, Temecula - Decades after COVID-19, is there more to life than just connecting through screens? Reverie by Jacqueline Vellandi, Age 17, Ladera Ranch - Three students escape mundane realities through a collective daydream. Staged Reading: The Jealous Soccer Ball by Ahmed Al Hashimi & Yaseen Issa, Ages 13 & 13, El Cajon - Ronaldo wants to fulfill his purpose, but he's not as popular as LeBron the basketball. Hosted Stream including Conversation with the Writers.