Look Back at Carrie Fisher in Wishful Drinking on Broadway

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The solo show, chronicling the Star Wars actor’s life in Hollywood, opened at Studio 54 October 4, 2009.
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Wishful Drinking, a solo play written and starring Carrie Fisher, opened at Studio 54 October 4, 2009. The production played 15 preview sand 133 performances before closing January 17, 2010.

Known for her performance as Princess Leia, Wishful Drinking takes the audiences on a rollercoaster ride through her life in Hollywood, two celebrity parents, her iconic role in Star Wars, a marriage to Paul Simon, addiction, recovery, and motherhood.

The production was directed by Tony Taccone with scenic, lighting, and projection design by Alexander V. Nichols and stage management by Daniel J. Kells. For the complete creative team, visit PlaybillVault.com/WishfulDrinking.

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