Cover art of the Radical Hospitality Issue: an illustration of a headless person writing at their desk with multiple faces in boxes floating around where their head would be.
What I'm Teaching Now with Stephen Kaplan
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Ever since I can remember, I wanted to do something involved with theatre (I even joined the Guild at fifteen when I wrote my first play!). I had the advantage of parents who took me to see shows and teachers who exposed me to writers like Durang and Guare whose voices felt familiar and, therefore, gave me permission to add mine alongside theirs.

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Stephen Kaplan
Stephen Kaplan

serves as the Northeastern Regional Council representative. He is a playwright and educator. He was the former chair of the drama department at LaGuardia High School (the “Fame” school) and currently runs the theatre department at Bergen County Academies.