Philadelphia Young Playwrights

(David Bradley, Joshua Campbell, and Tess Kunick discuss their PIFA project.  Credit: Lauren Lipton)

Positively Philadelphia: A Student-Professional Collaboration For PIFA

Some plays start with a script. For others, you make it up as you go along.


(South Philadelphia High School seniors Patricia Sophal and Keara Hampton awaiting their turn on stage at the Wilma Theatre.  Credit: Pat Loeb)

South Philly H.S. Students Take On School Violence With Theatre

A group of students at South Philadelphia High School has taken an unusual approach to combatting the interracial violence that rocked the school two years ago: they wrote a play about it.