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Adi Eshman

Playwright | Screenwriter | Bar Mitzvah Tutor

I’m a playwright, screenwriter, and teacher based in Brooklyn, NY. My work has been read or produced at Columbia University, the Los Angeles Theatre Center, New Ohio, Rattlestick Playwrights Theatre, Cherry Lane Theatre, Ophelia Theater, The Shelter, Nuyorican Poets Café, Theater for the New City, and The Tank. My play King Lesbian was named one of the best new Jewish plays this year by the Jewish Plays Project. I’m also the co-founder of the Greenroom, an event series where theater professionals are invited to talk about their careers. I worked as a writer’s assistant on Steven Soderbergh’s experimental HBO miniseries, MOSAIC. I’m a member of The Civilians’ Field Research Team, and a proud member of the Dramatists Guild. BA: NYU Gallatin.

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Can You Feel the Water Rise?
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Can You Feel the Water Rise?

17 November 2019

Adi Eshman discusses Exquisite Corpse Company’s immersive play Water, Water, Everywhere..., which took place on New York Harbor’s Governors Island.