Tenn at One Hundred


Tenn at One Hundred, edited by David Kaplan, is a comprehensive look at the reputation of America’s greatest playwright Tennessee Williams. Published on the occasion of Tennessee Williams’ centennial, Tenn at One Hundredcontains eighteen essays by authors including John Lahr, William … Continue reading

Playing Episodes

Playing Episodes, Part Two in the Five Approaches to Acting Series by David Kaplan is the second part in the series. An episode is something that happens onstage that the audience understands separately from the whole of the play: Romeo … Continue reading

Tennessee Williams in Provincetown

Tennessee Williams in Provincetown is the story of Tennessee Williams’ four summer seasons in Provincetown, Massachusetts: 1940, ’41, ’44 and ’47. During that time he wrote plays, short stories, and jewel-like poems. In Provincetown Williams fell in love unguardedly for … Continue reading


May 2016
Ten Blocks on the Camino Real by Tennessee Williams with the National Theater of Ghana in Accra, Ghana.  Directed by David Kaplan.

May 13-15, 2016
The St. Louis Boarding-House Plays by Tennessee Williams at the historic Stockton House as part of the 1st Tennessee Williams  Festival St Louis. Directed by David Kaplan.

July 7-9,  2016
The Day on Which a Man Dies by Tennessee Williams  at South Africa’s National Arts Festival in Grahamstown, South Africa. The Abrahamse & Meyer production directed by David Kaplan.

September 22-25,
The 11th Provincetown Tennessee Williams Theater Festival
“Tennessee Williams & Eugene O’Neill: Beyond Success.” Curated by David Kaplan.