Winners Named in Playwriting Competition
Megan Lehman, Holtwood, Pa., is the first-place winner in the fifth annual Pullo Family Performing Arts Center (The Pullo Center) play competition. Lehman received first place honors and a cash prize for her play, “Seventeen Too Many.”
Runners-up are Megan Herr, Lititz, Pa., for “Inspired by Many True Stories,” Jessica IIko, York, Pa., for “Blind Date,” and Nikki Goods, York, Pa., for Life Choices.”
The plays “Seventeen Too Many” and “Inspired by Many True Stories,” will be performed by theatre students on Thursday and Friday, April 4 and 5, at 7 p.m. on The Pullo Center stage. Admission to the performances is free.
The play contest is an annual competition for Penn State York students designed to encourage the creation and development of new plays on campus.
The competition was open to Penn State York students enrolled for fall 2012. Original plays of 10-30 minutes were accepted. The contest is also sponsored by the Penn State York Theatre Program.