Stephen Collins portrays the poet and free spirit Walt Whitman through his poetry, anecdotes, stories, and memories.
"By the end of the play, the audience comes away feeling as if they know Whitman, feeling as if they have just had a conversation with the poet." Rebecca Lamet – York County Coast Star
Stephen Collins grew up in Cambridge and received a BA in Literature from UMass Boston. After twenty plus years in a sales career, he is back doing what he truly loves – performing and teaching. Recently he has been teaching seminars on Whitman, Hardy, Shakespeare, Frost, and Contemporary Poetry at various locations. He also works as a professionally licensed tour guide doing narrated historical tours of Boston. His Whitman performances have taken him all over the country.