Steven Hayet


Steven Hayet is a New Jersey playwright whose work has been performed from Los Angeles to London and New York to New Zealand. He is currently a Playwright-in-Residence at Roaring Epiphany Production Company, an inclusion theatre company providing opportunities for actors with disabilities.

His Willy Wonka-inspired play Everlasting Chocolate Therapy was selected to open Acadiana Repertory Theatre's 10th Anniversary season. His short play Date With Death has been performed in 8 countries including at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe opening the Big Bite Size Breakfast Show (Shortlist Winner - The Carol Tambor Best of Edinburgh Award.) He has been named a Finalist for Art House Productions INKubator and a Semi-Finalist for the Lanford Wilson New American Play Festival, B-Street Theatre’s New Comedies Festival, and Traguna Productions Summer Reading Series.

Other works include the musical Pegasus (co-written with Britt Bonney) and short plays Playing With Fired (Smith & Kraus's Best Ten-Minute Plays of 2019), Talking Points (City Theatre), and Dinosaur (Short+Sweet Sydney). He is a graduate of the College of William & Mary and Rutgers University.