Wit - Broadway

Cynthia Nixon stars in Margaret Edson's Pulitzer Prize-winning play.

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Samuel J Friedman Theatre 261 West 47th Street
New York, NY 10036

Important Dates

Preview jan 05, 2012
Opening jan 26, 2012
Closing mar 17, 2012

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Exquisitely written, affecting and often humorous, Wit follows a brilliant and exacting poetry professor as she undergoes experimental treatment for cancer. A scholar who devoted her life to academia, she must now face the irony and injustice of becoming the subject of research.

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Clad in a hospital gown, Tony winner Cynthia Nixon veers between telling Vivian's story directly to the audience and participating in a series of fast-paced scenes with hospital personnel, students and the professor who inspired her passion for poetry. Wit, which runs about 90 minutes ...

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Samuel J Friedman Theatre
261 West 47th Street New York, NY