"Emily Mann is one of our most urgently engaging, provocative and significant American playwrights."-Joyce Carol Oates "Elizabeth Packard emerges as a vibrant, passionate force of nature."-The New York Times Illinois, 1861: Without proof of insanity, Elizabeth Packard is committed by her husband to an asylum. Based on historical events, Emily Mann's play tells of one woman's struggle to right a system gone wrong in this winner of the Kennedy Center Fund for New American Plays Award. Emily Mann is a playwright and director, now in her nineteenth season as artistic director of McCarter Theatre. Her award-winning plays have been produced throughout the world.
by Emily Bronte
by Anthony Flynn, Emily Flynn Vencat
by Emily McKay, Catherine Mann
by James Mann
by George Mann
by Jen Mann
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