Joseph McDonough is a playwright with varied interests and experiences. His plays include Bardolatry, One, Wayfarer’s Rest and Travels of Angelica as well as adaptations, plays for young audiences, and the books of several musicals with composer/lyricist David Kisor. He has twice won the Mickey Kaplan New American Play Prize. His plays have been produced and developed at many venues around the country including Lincoln Center, Chicago Dramatists Workshop, Actors Theatre of Louisville and The Players in New York with several plays receiving their world premieres at the Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park and Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati where he has long been associated. He is a proud member of New River Dramatists and the Dramatists Guild and is represented by Bret Adams Artists Agency in New York. Mr. McDonough is thrilled to have developed Edgar & Emily through the Dramaworkshop at Palm Beach Dramaworks and is excited to see its world premiere on the PBD stage with such a wonderful cast, crew and artistic team.