Year End Series (Y.E.S.) Festival of New Plays

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Country and Region United StatesKentucky
Type of Festival Drama
Location of Festival Highland Heights, Kentucky USA
Festival Contact Information

Northern Kentucky University
Sandra Forman, Project Director
Y.E.S. Festival
Department of Theatre, FA 228
Nunn Drive
Highland Heights, Kentucky 41099 USA

Festival Description

In 1983, the Year End Series Festival of New Plays (Y.E.S. Festival) premiered at Northern Kentucky University (NKU). The Festival is the only series of new plays produced by an undergraduate program in the country. In prepartation for the Festival theatre faculty at NKU review up to 500 submitted scripts from an international selection and narrow it down to 20 scripts for the Festival.

Festival Dates April 4 - 17, 2011
Festival Links

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Podcast Interviews:
Articles and Reviews:
  • Y.E.S. Festival premieres three plays, By Kellie Geist (The Northerner, April 11, 2007)
Press Releases:
  • NKU’s 13th Biennial Year End Series Festival of New Plays Premieres 3 Plays Plus Student Playwright and Faculty Director
    (Cincinati USA)


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