Every year for the last decade, Barter Theatre has reached out to area high school students to submit original short plays for consideration in the Young Playwright’s Festival. I sat down with Katy Brown to talk about the YPF, and what made this year’s competition and readings (held on November 5th) unique.
After one particularly bad day, Miss Nelson simply does not return to Horace Smedley Elementary School. In her place, comes a substitute teacher who would make a crocodile look cuddly: the nefarious Viola Swamp. A hilarious musical based on the beloved book. Great for the family!