Tickets available for Playwrights Project plays

The Sheila and Jeffrey Lipinsky Family Fund will sponsor Playwrights Project’s 30th annual “Plays by Young Writers” festival from Jan. 22-Feb. 1 on the Sheryl and Harvey White Stage at The Old Globe in Balboa Park.

Contest winners were selected from 581 plays submitted by students from across the state.

Four scripts will receive full professional productions, and four scripts will receive staged readings in this festival of new voices. Theater professionals, who volunteered their time and expertise, evaluated all submissions.

Opening night (four full productionsno readings with reception): 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 24, $60.

Program B: 7:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 30 and 2 p.m. Jan. 31, $10-$25.

Program A: 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 31 and 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 1, $10-$25.

For information and reservations, call 858-384-2970, visit or e-mail