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Playwright:Emily Feldman


The Mango Farmer of Vermont

A man is caught between his wife, his lover, and a delicate mango tree. A play about how we choose the lives we’re meant to lead, what happens when our best intentions go awry, and what we talk about when we talk about love.

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Emily Feldman (playwright) is a first-year MFA playwriting candidate at UCSD. Her short plays have been produced by Actors Theatre of Louisville, the Samuel French Off-Off Broadway Short Play Festival, and The Playwrights Horizons Resident Workshop. Her full-length plays have been developed or produced at The Playwrights Center, Live Girls!, PTP/NYC, Bergen County Academies, and FringeNYC. Honors include: Heideman Award finalist (2013 and 2014), Tennessee Williams Scholarship at the Sewanee Writers Conference, Core Apprenticeship at the Playwrights’ Center, and Associate Artist Residency at Atlantic Center for the Arts. B.A: Middlebury College.


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