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Wordfest Youth Schedule Announced

Book Wordfest Youth 2016 Tickets Today!

This year’s lineup features impactful coming-of-age stories, dynamic science fiction novels and whimsical picture books that will engage students of all reading levels. Wordfest Youth’s 2016 selection offers numerous connections to course material and covers an array of significant themes relevant to today’s younger generation. Please visit the Wordfest Youth website for a comprehensive listing of our 2016 schedule with full event descriptions.

Wordfest Youth’s theatre events run throughout the Festival from October 7th, 2016 to October 17th, 2016. In-school events can be scheduled for October 11th, 2016 to October 14th, 2016. Reservations can be made via our online booking form or by contacting Wordfest Youth at youth@wordfest.com with all necessary event and school details. Tickets for in-theatre events are $6.00 per student. Tickets for teachers and chaperones are free of charge.

Wordfest Youth is incredibly excited to present such an esteemed lineup of authors this year. Each year our events delight the minds of students and inspire a love of reading; and we look forward to doing the same this upcoming October! Book today to provide your class with an incredible live-author experience for your students.

Click the buttons below for a sneak peek at the schedule of in-theatre events this October 2016. A sign-up form for school bookings appears below.