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I Am My Own Wife - 2003 - Broadway Tickets, News, Info & More

Based on a true story, and inspired by interviews conducted by the playwright over several years, I Am My Own Wife tells the fascinating tale of Charlotte von Mahlsdorf, a real-life German transvestite who managed to survive the Nazi onslaught as well as the following, repressive Communist regime. The one-man play stars Obie-Award winner Jefferson Mays as over 40 characters, including the controversial figure herself and the American writer who becomes intrigued by her.



History:

Original Production
Run Type:Open Run
Market:Broadway
Previews: November 11, 2003
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Closing:October 31, 2004

Running Time:

2 hours, with one intermission

Lyceum Theatre (Broadway)

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149 W. 45th St.
New York,NY10036

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by Olena Ripnick - September 20, 2006
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I Am My Own Wife Frequently Asked Questions

What Tony Awards has I Am My Own Wife been nominated for?
Best Play , Best Direction of a Play for Moises Kaufman.

What Tony Awards has I Am My Own Wife won?
Best Play, Best Direction of a Play for Moises Kaufman.

What other awards has I Am My Own Wife been nominated for?
Distinguished Production of a Play (Drama League Awards), Outstanding Broadway Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards), Outstanding Lighting Design (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for David Lander, Outstanding Solo Performance (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Jefferson Mays, The Pulitzer Prize for Drama (The Pulitzer Prize) for Doug Wright, Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Jefferson Mays, Outstanding Director - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Moises Kaufman, Outstanding Lighting Design (Drama Desk Awards) for David Lander, Outstanding Play (Drama Desk Awards) for I Am My Own WifeOutstanding Set Designs - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Derek McLane and Outstanding Solo Performance (Drama Desk Awards) for Jefferson Mays.

What other awards has I Am My Own Wife won?
Distinguished Production of a Play (Drama League Awards), Outstanding Broadway Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards), Outstanding Lighting Design (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for David Lander, Outstanding Solo Performance (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Jefferson Mays, The Pulitzer Prize for Drama (The Pulitzer Prize) for Doug Wright, Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Jefferson Mays, Outstanding Director - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Moises Kaufman, Outstanding Lighting Design (Drama Desk Awards) for David Lander Outstanding Play (Drama Desk Awards) for I Am My Own Wife and Outstanding Set Designs - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Derek McLane Outstanding Solo Performance (Drama Desk Awards) for Jefferson Mays.

What awards has I Am My Own Wife been nominated for?
Distinguished Production of a Play (Drama League Awards), Outstanding Broadway Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards), Outstanding Lighting Design (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for David Lander, Outstanding Solo Performance (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Jefferson Mays, The Pulitzer Prize for Drama (The Pulitzer Prize) for Doug Wright, Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Jefferson Mays, Outstanding Director - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Moises Kaufman, Outstanding Lighting Design (Drama Desk Awards) for David Lander, Outstanding Play (Drama Desk Awards) for I Am My Own WifeOutstanding Set Designs - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Derek McLane and Outstanding Solo Performance (Drama Desk Awards) for Jefferson Mays.

What awards has I Am My Own Wife won?
Distinguished Production of a Play (Drama League Awards), Outstanding Broadway Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards), Outstanding Lighting Design (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for David Lander, Outstanding Solo Performance (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Jefferson Mays, The Pulitzer Prize for Drama (The Pulitzer Prize) for Doug Wright, Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Jefferson Mays, Outstanding Director - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Moises Kaufman, Outstanding Lighting Design (Drama Desk Awards) for David Lander Outstanding Play (Drama Desk Awards) for I Am My Own Wife and Outstanding Set Designs - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Derek McLane Outstanding Solo Performance (Drama Desk Awards) for Jefferson Mays.

What productions of I Am My Own Wife have there been?
I Am My Own Wife has had 2 productions including Broadway which opened in 2003 and Broadway which opened in 2003.