Stephen Karam

Stephen Karam is an American playwright and screenwriter known for his works such as 'The Humans' and 'Speech & Debate'. His plays often explore themes of family, communication, and the human condition.


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  1. 1. The Humans

    "The Humans" is a play that explores the complexities of family dynamics and the human condition through the lens of a Thanksgiving dinner at a run-down New York City apartment. The narrative delves into the fears, hopes, and secrets of the Blake family as they navigate issues such as aging, illness, economic instability, and the search for connection in a modern world. Throughout the dinner, the family's interactions reveal the fragility of their relationships and the strength of their bonds, painting a poignant and often humorous portrait of contemporary American life.

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