Meet Alexa Derman

Alexa Derman

Hometown:  Westfield NJ We’re just about a month away from our National Conference!  It’s hard to believe that this time last year, we were beginning to read through the work of hundreds of playwrights – eight of whom will be

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Since being founded by Stephen Sondheim in 1981, Young Playwrights Inc. has been the only professional theater in the United States dedicated to identifying, developing, and promoting playwrights ages 18 and under.

If you're looking for an organization with a history of nurturing young writers and developing the next generation of American playwrights, you've come to the right place!