Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Goes To Broadway To See “What The Constitution Means To Me” by Artsjournal

Ginsburg got a standing ovation when her famous line about women on the Supreme Court was said by a cast member: “When will there be enough women on the court? My answer is, when there…

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How These Two Young Out Female Producers Championed Two Hit Broadway Shows This Season by Mark Peikert

Part of the Hadestown and What the Constitution Means to Me teams, respectively, Sally Cade Holmes and Rachel Sussman want to open more doors.

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Monday, June 17, 2019

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - June 17th - HADESTOWN and THE FERRYMAN Top Growth!

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Hadestown (14.90%), Oklahoma! (14.20%), Beetlejuice (13.28%), Tootsie The Musical (6.23%) and Ain't Too Proud (4.84%). The top growing current …

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Thursday, June 13, 2019

Heidi Schreck to Discuss WHAT THE CONSTITUTION MEANS TO ME at 92Y

92Y announces a discussion of What the Constitution Means to Me with playwright/performer Heidi Schreck and Harvard Law professor Laurence Tribe, moderated by Slate senior editor and …

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Monday, June 10, 2019

Celebrate the Tony Awards With Hadestown, Oklahoma!, and What the Constitution Means To Me by Marc J. Franklin

The productions celebrated the 2019 Tony Awards with their cast and creative teams following the 73rd annual ceremony June 9.

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All-Access Pass Into Four of the Hottest 2019 Tony Awards Parties

Check out our exclusive party photos and quotes from Hadestown, The Prom, Oklahoma!, What the Constitution Means to Me, and O&M after-after party.

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The 2019 Broadway Tony Award Winners

Below are the winners for the 2019 Tony Awards: Best Play Choir Boy ***The Ferryman Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus Ink What the Constitution Means to Me Best Musical Ain’t Too Proud …

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American Theatre Wing’s Tony Awards 2019 at Radio City Music Hall, New York by Blouin Artinfo

The 73rd Annual Tony Awards will be held on June 9, 2019, at Radio City Music Hall in New York City. The function will be broadcast live by CBS with Ricky Kirshner and Glenn Weiss of White C…

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Elaine May, Iconic Star of The Waverly Gallery, Wins First Tony Award by Caitlin Moynihan

Elaine May, the 87-year-old stage-and-screen legend, just received her first Tony Award for her moving performance as Gladys in the Broadway premiere of Kenneth Lonergan's The Waverly Galler…

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Jez Butterworth's The Ferryman Wins Best Play at 2019 Tony Awards by Lindsey Sullivan

Raise a glass to the Carney family! The Ferryman, penned by Jez Butterworth, was named Best Play at the 73rd Annual Tony Awards at Radio City Music Hall on June 9. The production beat out fe…

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Sunday, June 9, 2019

Tony Awards 2019: See the full list of winners by Jessica Derschowitz

Give a round of applause for this year’s Tony winners! On Sunday night, the American Theater Wing bestowed the 73rd annual Tony Awards on the best of the 2018-2019 Broadway season, which b…

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Tuesday, June 4, 2019

When The Audience is the Ensemble by Mo Brady

by Mo Brady I’m one of those theatergoers that runs away screaming at the idea of “audience participation.” I avo…

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Here are our predictions for who will win at the Tony Awards by Jessica Derschowitz

This year’s Tony nominees tell a tale of two (New York) cities: the huge, commercial productions commonly mounted these days on Broadway marquees (like Tootsie and Beetlejuice), and the in…

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Monday, June 3, 2019

‘What the Constitution Means to Me’ to launch national tour by Caitlin Huston

“What the Constitution Means to Me” will launch a national tour in 2020. The play, written by Heidi Schreck about her personal experience and staring Schreck on Broadway, will star a new…

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NYC Mayor’s Office to Subsidize Students’ Theatre Tickets by American Theatre Editors

The initiative will allow 500 students to see 'What the Constitution Means to Me' on Broadway.

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Tony-Nominated Play What the Constitution Means to Me Will Launch a National Tour in 2020 by Ryan Gilbert

Heidi Schreck’s Tony Award-nominated Best Play and Pulitzer Prize finalist What the Constitution Means to Me will embark on a national tour in January 2020, beginning at the Mark Taper For…

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Tony-Nominated ‘What The Constitution Means To Me” Sets National Tour Without Heidi Schreck On Stage by Greg Evans

Heidi Schreck’s Tony-nominated play and Pulitzer Prize finalist What the Constitution Means to Me has announced a national 22-city tour that will launch in Los Angeles at the Mark Taper Fo…

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What the Constitution Means to Me to Launch National Tour by Adam Hetrick

An actor to be announced will star in the tour of Heidi Schreck’s Tony Award-nominated play.

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Fifteen, a photo essay by Victoria Myers

Inspired by What the Constitution Means to Me, we asked 15 photographers from around the country to photograph teenagers in their communities ranging in age from 13 to 20. Each photographer …

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Drama Desk Award Winners Announced by Laurenyarger

2019 DRAMA DESK WINNERS: Outstanding Play Fairview, by Jackie Sibblies Drury, Soho Rep ***The Ferryman, by Jez Butterworth*** Lewiston/Clarkston, by Samuel D. Hunter, Rattlestick Playwr…

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Saturday, June 1, 2019
Friday, May 31, 2019

What the Constitution Means to Me Partners With Mayor's Fund to Provide Subsidized Tickets for Hundreds of Students by Olivia Clement

The Tony-nominated show is the first to partner with the newly launched NYC Civics and Arts Fund.

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WHAT THE CONSTITUTION MEANS TO ME Partners with The Mayor's Fund to Offer Tickets to Students by BroadwayWorld

The Tony Award nominated play and Pulitzer Prize finalist What the Constitution Means to Me is proud to announce a new partnership with The Mayor's Fund to launch the NYC Civics and Arts Fun…

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Thursday, May 30, 2019

An Interview with Maria Striar by Victoria Myers

The small, downtown theatre company Clubbed Thumb has become a force in new American plays. The woman behind all of this is Maria Striar, founder and Producing Artistic Director of Clubbed T…

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Tony Awards 2019: Heidi Schreck Nominated For ‘What The Constitution Means To Me’ by Tony Awards – Cbs New York

Heidi Schreck is writing her own story about making it on Broadway. The actress and playwright is nominated for two Tony Awards for "What the Constitution Means to Me". As the play's author …

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Wednesday, May 29, 2019

Why 'Constitution' and not 'The Ferryman' should win the Tony for best play by Charles McNulty

Heidi Schreck's "What the Constitution Means to Me" is more than a performance piece: It's the most moving play of the year.

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Tuesday, May 28, 2019

Tony Nominees Heat Up Broadway Box Office As Awards Loom by Lee Seymour

'Hadestown' and 'Ain't Too Proud' clocked personal bests, while 'What the Constitution Means to Me' is gaining on 'The Ferryman.'

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Broadway Grosses: Ain't Too Proud & More Tony Nominees Gain Traction at the Box Office by Broadway.com

It was a strong week at the Broadway box office for a number of 2019 Tony-nominated shows. Leading the way of Tony-nommed new works seeing an increase was the Temptations musical Ain't Too …

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Monday, May 27, 2019

25 Days of Tonys: How What the Constitution Means to Me’s Heidi Schreck Got Her Start in Theatre by Ruthie Fierberg

The playwright and actor shares her childhood theatre memories and the one person with whom she wants to work next.

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