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News - March 29, 2013

Gunn, Paly students explore 'teen themes' in Young Playwrights Project

Plays by advanced theater students to be staged by professionals in April

by Chris Kenrick

Mother-daughter relationships, divorce, autism, gay teen relationships — even dementia — are among the themes addressed in plays written by local high school students and set for professional performance to the public next month.

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Posted by Former Paly mom, a resident of Palo Alto High School
on Apr 1, 2013 at 11:31 am

Just another example of the many ways that TheatreWorks contributes to our Community! Now, about that new theatre building . . . let's show our support!

Posted by Jake Arky, a resident of Gunn High School
on Apr 1, 2013 at 12:47 pm

Wow, love this article! Thank you Chris Kenrick and Bill Johnson for your fantastic coverage of all the hard work these students from Gunn and Paly have been doing for the Young Playwrights Project. Hope to see you at the final performances later this month.

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