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Synopsis Newsletter
Welcome to Synopsis, Plays for Young Audiences’ new online newsletter. Synopsis will feature new plays in the PYA catalog, interviews with playwrights, directors, composers and other artists, and reports from the field of theatre for young audiences. We’ll update regularly, so stop back often!
Issue 1: On Reeling

> Director and CTC artistic director Peter C. Brosius on directing and collaboration. Watch the video»

> Playwright Barry Kornhauser discusses his play and process. Watch the video»

Issue 2: New Play Reviews, PYA Article
> Read reviews on new plays to the PYA catalog:
Esperanza Rising: , The Devil and Daniel Webster:
Peter and the Wolf: ,
Reeling: ,
> Check out the fantastic article on PYA in the January/February 2006 issue of Dramabiz Magazine at»

Issue 3: Rebecca Lynn Brown on Esperanza Rising
> Rebecca Lynn Brown, director of Esperanza Rising talks about the play, directing and collaboration.
Watch the video»
Issue 4: Press Reviews on Honus and Me

>Click on the publication name for online reviews of Honus and Me:

Tacoma Weekly»
Queen Anne News»
Seattle Weekly»
The Seattle Times»
Seattle P-I: ,

Issue 5: PYA Press Release

> Click here to download the latest PYA Press Release

Issue 6: Press Reviews on Harriet’s Halloween Candy and Antigone

> Harriet’s Halloween Candy:

> Antigone: ,

Issue 7: Press Reviews on Jason and the Golden Fleece

> Both press reviews are in PDF format: ,

Issue 8: On Peter and the Wolf

> Peter and the Wolf reviews (2 is a PDF and requires ADOBE Acrobat): ,

Issue 9: Artist interviews on Tale of a West Texas Marsupial Girl
> Sxip Shirey, composer: Watch the video»
> Lisa D’Amour, playwright: Watch the video»
Issue 10: Artist Interviews on The Sorcerer’s Apprentice
> Click here for the video.
Issue 11: Press Reviews on Tale of a West Texas Marsupial Girl

> All press reviews are in DOC format: , ,,

Issue 12: Interviews with Greg Banks on Huck Finn and Antigone
> Huck Finn: Watch the video»
> Antigone: Watch the video»
Issue 13: Press Reviews on the Lost Boys of Sudan
>Click on the publication name for reviews of Lost Boys of Sudan (requires PDF Adobe Acrobat Reader):
Star Tribune»
Variety»Pioneer Press»

Issue 14: Highlights of A Special Trade
>Click on the publication name for reviews of A Special Trade (requires PDF Adobe Acrobat Reader):
Star Tribune»
Issue 15: Linda Hartzell wins the 2013 Corey Medallion Award
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