Playwrights Under Progress (PUP) Fest

Playwrights Under Progress (PUP) Fest is a unique project co-produced with local youth organization Junior Players. As part of the New Works Festival, PUP Fest features an afternoon of five world premiere staged readings written and performed by some of the Metroplex's finest high school talent and developed through playwriting workshops. 

PUP Fest 2016

Brian Miranda, Jessica Aguilar, Bryan Contreras, Kendall Ray, Hannah Young Photo: Cameron cobb

Brian Miranda, Jessica Aguilar, Bryan Contreras, Kendall Ray, Hannah Young

Photo: Cameron cobb

The  15th annual PUP Fest will take place  at Booker T. Washington HSPVA

 Saturday June 11th 

1:00 pm and 4:00 pm.

2501 Flora Street Dallas, TX 75201.

All performances are free and open to the public. Seating is general admission and available on a first-come, first-served basis. 

Featured New Works

Leonardo by: Jessica Aguilar

Record Shop by: Kendall Rose

The True Face of Insanity by: Bryan Contreras

Validity by: Hannah Young

Writer's Block by: Brian Miranda