Warm Welcome to Our New Board Members
Playwrights Project is thrilled to welcome two new individuals to Playwrights Project's Board of Directors: Pete Lancia (Qualcomm) and Henry Tanaka (Northern Trust). We look forward to embracing your expertise and insights!
Pete Lancia
Henry Tanaka
Now Hiring: Community Programs Coordinator
Playwrights Project is seeking a full-time Community Programs Coordinator, click here for more information!
Plays by Young Writers- Photos Live on Facebook
Plays by Young Writers Festival was a success! Check out our photos for a glimpse into the excitement and revisit our public performance.

Photos are now available on our Facebook page . Don't forget to like the page to stay up to date!
Remembering Dave Carr
Playwrights Project dedicated this year's Plays by Young Writers Festival to the memory of Dave Carr, a champion of Playwrights Project and devoted board member for almost 25 years. It's with much admiration that we recognize Dave as a Board of Directors Emeritus of Playwrights Project.
Canadian Consulate visits Out of the Yard program
Special guests from the Canadian Consulate attended an Out of the Yard performance at Richard J. Donovan Correctional Facility!

Out of the Yard Playwright Alum in the News
Thank you to KPBS for sharing the story of Shawn Khalifa, a returned citizen who participated in our Out of the Yard playwriting program at Richard J. Donovan Correctional Facility. Shawn's script BeeLeaf was featured in our Beyond Prison Walls collaboration with SDSU in 2019

Thank you, Las Patronas!
Las Patronas generously awarded Playwrights Project a grant to purchase of a new camera and computer. Both are already being put to good use, and Playwrights Project is grateful for Las Patronas' support!
Canyon Crest Academy's Writers' Conference
CCA's 9th Annual Writers' Conference for High School Students takes place March 28th. Izzy Ster, playwright of Like Father, Like Daughter in this year's Plays by Young Writers Festival, serves as Canyon Crest Academy's Writing Club secretary. Playwrights Project teaching artist Aleta Barthell and past Board President Kathy Krevat will present at the conference.

Donate devices to Playwrights Project!
Have you recently upgraded your devices? Donate your old tech to Playwrights Project! We are seeking functional, gently used equipment, particularly:
  • Copier
  • Color Printer/Scanner
  • Mac Laptop

Your contribution supports Playwrights Project in providing impactful programs in schools and throughout San Diego's underserved communities. Contact us at write@playwrightsproject.org.

Interested in making a difference with Playwrights Project? Click here to contribute today!
Playwrights Project is a San Diego-based non-profit 501(c)3 arts education organization advancing literacy, creativity, communication, and empathy by empowering individuals to voice their stories through playwriting programs and theatre productions. Our programs serve youth, adults and seniors, with programs in over 100 classrooms and 10 diversion, correctional, and reentry facilities. Your donation is 100% tax-deductible.
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