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The hit Broadway play that makes politics personal

What the Constitution Means to Me

A Play by Heidi Schreck | Directed by Oliver Butler | Starring Cassie Beck
Nov. 17 – Dec. 13, 2020
Huntington Avenue Theatre, 264 Huntington Avenue

Direct from Broadway, the 2019 Tony-nominated Best Play and Pulitzer Prize finalist, What the Constitution Means to Me, by famed writer Heidi Schreck, arrives at the Huntington Avenue Theatre for a strictly limited engagement. Playwright Heidi Schreck’s boundary-breaking play breathes new life into our Constitution and imagines how it will shape the next generation of Americans. Fifteen-year-old Heidi earned her college tuition by winning Constitutional debate competitions across the United States. In this hilarious, hopeful, and achingly human new play, she resurrects her teenage self in order to trace the profound relationship between four generations of women and the founding document that shaped their lives. Schreck’s timely and galvanizing play, directed by Oliver Butler, became a sensation Off Broadway before transferring to Broadway where it received two Tony Award nominations among countless other accolades. See the play The New York Times hails as "not just the best play on Broadway, but also the most important." 

Artists

  • Heidi Schreck Playwright Heidi Schreck Playwright
  • Oliver Butler Director Oliver Butler Director

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