From Master Class to Don't Dress For Dinner, A Look at the 2011-12 Broadway Season: The Play Revivals

By Playbill Staff
15 Mar 2012

Show: Wit
Theatre: Samuel J. Friedman Theatre
Preview: Jan. 5, 2012
Opening: Jan. 26, 2012
Closing: March 17, 2012
Creators: Play by Margaret Edson. Direction by Lynne Meadow.
Original Principal Cast: Cynthia Nixon as Vivian Bearing, Michael Countryman as Harvey Kelekian, Suzanna Bertish as E.M. Ashford and Carra Patterson as Susie Monahan.
Synopsis: Wit, according to Manhattan Theatre Club, "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."

Check out photos from opening night.

Watch highlights from the production:

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