YPT Artistic Director Allen MacInnis wrote and delivered a speech entitled “Hope is the Antidote” as part of the Stratford Festival’s Forum and Play Symposium on June 12, 2016.

He writes:

As a former drama teacher – a background I share with our young Prime Minister, I am proud to say – I have always enjoyed watching young people re-invent theatre. Their discoveries – new or not – remind longtime theatre practitioners like me that theatre must always be reinvented…

To read Allen’s full speech, click here.