I Am My Own Wife, Written by Doug Wright, Winner of the 2004 Pulitzer Prize and the 2004 Tony Award
Based on a true story.I AM MY OWN WIFE tells the fascinating tale of Charlotte von Mahlsdorf, a real-life German transvestite who managed to survive both the Nazi onslaught and the repressive East German Communist regime. Written by Doug Wright, Directed by Helen Means, Only seven performances get your tickets now!
Winner of the 2004 Pulitzer Prize and the 2004 Tony Award. "both moving and intellectually absorbing." NY Times. "I AM MY OWN WIFE revels in a particular time and place, but it is more than a historical document. The play is a vivid portrait of a unique person whose ability to endure has been turned into a highly theatrical journey." Associated Press. "saucy, sagacious, entirely fascinating solo play" Village Voice. "riveting theatrethe structure of the play is original, challenging, and involving." BackStage. "A truly remarkable experience in the theatre, I AM MY OWN WIFE is a must-seean experience that is intellectual, theatrical, funny, and poignantthe integrity of his writing provokes us to think, it teaches us a history we never knew we had, and without forgiveness and sentiment unravels the story of one life." NYTheatre.com
An Onstage Repertory Theatre Co production. Visit our website at www.Campbelltheater.org
Martinez Campbell Theater, 636 Ward St. Martinez Ca. Doors open one hour before curtain. Free street parking. Full bar.
NOTE: A 7:30 PM Curtain for the Thursday Performance
Fridays and Saturdays at 8:00PM
Sunday Matinee at 2:20
Martinez Campbell Theater (View)
636 Ward St.
Martinez, CA 94553
|Minimum Age: 16|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|