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I Am My Own Wife, Trailer - Long Wharf Theatre
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I Am My Own Wife, Trailer - Long Wharf Theatre

*Please note: all quotations labeled as "Connecticut Critics Circle" should be fully attributed to Zander Opper of the Connecticut Critics Circle, https://zanderopper.com/2020/02/14/i-am-my-own-wife-at-long-wharf-theatre-by-zander-opper/ I Am My Own Wife By Doug Wright Directed by Rebecca Martínez February 5 – March 1, 2020 OPEN CAPTIONED PERFORMANCE: February 21, 2020 The timeless Pulitzer Prize-winning play about survival and identity under the cloak of World War II Germany A tour de force performance, in the vein of Long Wharf favorites An Iliad and Satchmo at the Waldorf, I Am My Own Wife tells the inspiring true story of Charlotte von Mahlsdorf. As an openly transgender woman, she bravely survives both the Nazi and Communist regimes of East Germany with her unique mix of strength, savvy and grace. This powerful and life-affirming masterpiece—in the first major revival in a decade—will leave you speechless. #IAmMyOwnWifeLWT #youbelong MASON ALEXANDER PARK (Charlotte von Mahlsdorf) (they/them) DOUG WRIGHT (Playwright) (he/him) REBECCA MARTÍNEZ (Director) (she/her) BRITTON MAUK Set Design (he/him) DANIEL TYLER MATHEWS Costume Design (them/them) JENNIFER FOK Lighting Design (she/her) KIMBERLY S. O’LOUGHLIN Composition and Sound Design (she/her) LIAM BELLMAN-SHARPE Original Music (he/him) CHERIE CORINNE RICE Dialect Director (she/her) IANNE FIELDS STEWART Cultural Competency Consultant (she/her, they/them) EMELY ZEPEDA Production Stage Manager (she/her) AMY PATRICIA STERN Assistant Stage Manager (she/her) KEVIN PALEY Assistant Director (they/them) CALLERI CASTING Casting