Zealous Whig

 
I cannot well repeat how there I came - so full was I of slumber at the moment...

Provocative. Touching. Funny.

Filippo Mazzei arrives in Virginia and becomes the best friend of Thomas Jefferson. He plants a garden. Mazzei goes to Congress to learn about a new document, the Declaration of Independence. The garden dies. It's a simple story...

 

Credits

Writer and performer Paul Manganello

Composer Marc LeMay

Designer Colin Fulton

Premiere April 21, 2011, Walgreen Drama Center, Ann Arbor