I Am My Own Wife

I Am My Own Wife
  • Preview: November 11, 2003
  • Open: December 3, 2003
  • Close: October 31, 2004
Play - Broadway Premiere
Running Time: 2hrs

"I Am My Own Wife" tells the 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.

For The Record:

"I Am My Own Wife" had its world premiere at Playwrights Horizons on May 28, 2003 after workshops at the La Jolla Playhouse and Chicago's About Face Theatre.

Total Gross: $8,648,562
Average Weekly Gross: $172,971
Total Attendance: 176,011
Average Weekly Attendance: 65%

Staff & Creative Team

General Manager:

Manny Kladitis at Niko Companies

Company Manager:

James Lawson at Niko Companies

Advertising Representative:


Production Stage Manager:

Andrea Testani


Doug Wright


Moises Kaufman


Derek McLane


Janice Pytel


David Lander


Charlotte von Mahlsdorf et al 11/11/2003 - 10/31/2004