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New Voices Young Playwrights Festival

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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – Actors Theatre of Louisville announces New Voices Young Playwrights Festival to take place April 22 & 23 at the Bingham Theatre.

This year's festival showcases eight ten minute plays written by local young playwrights. The plays will feature some love-struck zombies, a mango with a plan, a band of ally cats and a lonely goldfish. Led by Actors Theatre Education Department, New Voices classroom residencies teach the basics of playwriting to high school students. This year nearly 600 students participated in the playwright program and 8 winning plays will be performed during the festival.

An Evening of Ten-Minute Plays will take place April 22 & 23 at 7pm. The plays will be performed at Actors Theatre of Louisville in the Bingham Theatre. This is a free event but you need a ticket. Call (502) 584-1205 to reserve tickets or visit ActorsTheatre.org for more information.

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