Come join us at Burning Coal Theatre Company for our 8th annual KidsWrite! New Play Festival 2016, featuring works written by local students in 6th-12th grades. The festival will take place on May 13-14, 2016, with performances at 7:30 pm on Friday, and 2:00 pm and 7:30 pm on Saturday. Admission is $10, and tickets are available only at the door.
To encourage the young writers of North Carolina, Burning Coal each year holds a festival of new plays, written by students from 6th grade to 12th grade from Wake and surrounding counties in North Carolina.
This year’s featured plays will include:
“Behind the Curtain” by Emma Dieterle (Research Triangle High)
“Tinderbox” by Emily Rose White (Enloe HS)
“A Birthday Party at the End of the World” by Ariana Holly (Longleaf School of the Arts)
“The Fire” by Maeghan Suzik (Enloe HS)
“One, Two, Three: A Series of Pains” by Ben Pluska (Enloe HS)
“Snake Charmer” by Hannah Levinson (Enloe HS)
Directors: Fred Corlett and Mary Guiteras
Scenery: Gabrielle Stephenson
Lighting: Tyler Graeper
Sound: Bea Eisenhour
Production Stage Manager: E. Renee Eisenhour