Published by Broadway Play Publishing
5 Male 4 Female
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
"Elizabeth Packard emerges as a vibrant, passionate force of nature" ~ The New York Times
"Emily Mann is one of our most urgently engaging, provocative and significant American playwrights" ~ Joyce Carol Oates