Heidi Schreck's comic and hopeful exploration strives to breathe new life into our Constitution and imagines how it will shape the next generation of American women. More…
Fifteen-year-old Heidi Schreck earned her college tuition money by winning Constitutional debate competitions across the United States. In her boundary-breaking new play, the Obie Award winner resurrects her teenage self in order to trace the profound relationship between four generations of women in her own family and the founding document that dictated their rights and citizenship.
See it if you want to hear an interesting discussion on the Constitution as well as some moving biographical info.
Don't see it if you object to being lectured to. Ms. Schreck is obviously sincere, but I found her delivery at times a little shrill.
See it if Special young talent Rosdely Cipriano in the performance which we attended. Heidi Schreck has many talents. Good research
Don't see it if The set shows little thought, This production is a civics lesson. It is really a one person show. The 90 minutes is closer to 105 minutes
See it if Musings on the short comings in our constitution/political process are relevant, the excellent 70% is not too diluted by weaker last third
Don't see it if you hate politics, feel the Founding Fathers were infallible, want the arc of a clear linear plot.
See it if You are interested in a feminist view of parts of the Constitution coming from a victim of domestic abuse.
Don't see it if Don’t see it if you are not interested in feminist views of the Constitution
See it if you want to learn about the constitution and one woman's heroic life struggles.
Don't see it if you are tired of plays blaming all the world ills on "white men" and tired of the phrase "white privilege".
See it if you’re interested in women’s rights & learning something about the U.S. Constitution and can bear a story about intergenerational trauma.
Don't see it if dislike monologues, support Donald Trump, don’t want to hear a story about abused women, want a fancy set or light entertainment.
See it if You like thoughtful performances about topical political issues. Schrek is a smart and charismatic writer and actor.
Don't see it if You want a play with a strong narrative arc. This is mostly a one-woman show. Not traditional broadway fare
See it if See it if you want to learn about how the Constitution impacted the women in the author's own ancestry via poignant and witty acting.
Don't see it if You prefer plays with dramatic plots filled with twists and turns acted by large ensembles.
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