12th cycle
YEAR: 2023

Un Hombre: A Golem Story

Stephen Kaplan
A modern-day golem story about a widowed mother who makes a living clay man that serves as her 12-year-old son's Bar Mitzvah and Spanish tutor.
CITY: Bogota, NJ
CAST:1W, 1M, 1 Teen
"Not only does this play tell the story of multicultural Jewish families, it does so without tropes or stereotypes."
- JPP Reader

DEVELOPMENT HISTORY:

Bay Street Theatre's Tidal Wave Festival, 2023; Skeleton Rep(resents) Salon Series, 2022
Gulfshore Playhouse New Works Festival, 2022; Wild Imaginings Epiphanies, 2022
Reading, Around the Bend Theater, 2021

JPP DEVELOPMENT:

National Jewish Playwriting Contest

REGIONAL CONTEST WINS: