WRITING

As a playwright, (Playwriting name: Emily Taplin Boyd) my focus is monologue plays. Below please find three samples of my work. If you would like to produce any of my plays, please contact me via my contact page to let me know! 

Peggy Pharr Wilson as The Librarian in "Still Point", 2015

"Visiting Dad"

A woman opens up about the unconventional way her science-minded father chose to be remembered.

 

First produced at Barrington Stage Company, February 2015

"The Still Point of the Turning World"

1940, London: a librarian trapped during the worst of the Blitz considers the poetry of T.S. Eliot.

 

First produced at Barrington Stage Company, February 2016

"Swansong"

The Spartan queen, Leda, debunks the rumors surrounding her famed union with Jove.

 

Staged reading at the Lucille Lortel for Red Bull Theater, July 2016

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