Standing on Ceremony: The Gay Marriage Plays, A Staged Reading

By Mo Gaffney, Jordan Harrison, Moises Kaufman, Neil LaBute, Wendy MacLeod, Jose Rivera, Paul Rudnick and Doug Wright
Conceived by Brian Shnipper
Co-produced reading with Interplay Jewish Theatre and Cleveland Public Theatre

June 11, 2014

7:00pm, The Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage

90 min

$12 Museum admission/$10 Maltz Museum Member donation

Something old, something new. Eight prominent American playwrights approach same-sex unions with humor and heart in Standing on Ceremony: The Gay Marriage Plays. This collection of short works comes to the Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage.

The Creative Production Team Includes:

Craig J. George - Director

Tackling a timely topic given bans on gay marriage are being reconsidered Director Craig J. Georgeand struck down in states like Pennsylvania and Idaho, Standing on Ceremony is part of the Maltz Museum’s Begin the Conversation series of thought-provoking play readings, speakers, films and concerts designed to spark community dialogue and to explore the experiences that connect us and the issues that divide us in working toward a more tolerant and inclusive future.


About the Maltz Museum
The mission of the Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage is to introduce visitors to the beauty and diversity of that heritage in the context of the American experience. It promotes an understanding of Jewish history, religion and culture, and builds bridges of appreciation, tolerance and understanding with those of other religions, races, cultures and ethnic backgrounds, serving as an educational resource for Northeast Ohio’s Jewish and general communities.

The Maltz Museum is conveniently located in Beachwood, Ohio, less than one mile north of the Chagrin/422 West Exit off Interstate 271 and about 30 minutes from downtown Cleveland.
2929 Richmond Road
Beachwood, Ohio 44122

General information:
Fax: 216.593.0576