Wit

directed by Alvaro sena

'W;t' by Margaret Edson, is a play that asks us to question the way we live our lives, the choices we make and the relationships we form. It presents us with Vivian, a woman forced to evaluate her life as she faces her death. Having focused her whole life on the academic analysis of the poetry of John Donne, Vivian realises that she has not achieved in her life what Donne has accomplished in his poetry; the harmonious unification of ‘wit’ (intelligence) and emotion. In the final stages of her life, Vivian begins to realise that having lived her life focused on the intellect, emotional and meaningful connections with others is what she now longs for to provide her with the comfort her ‘wit’ cannot.

Performances: 

 4/7/2010 at 8:00pm
 4/8/2010 at 8:00pm
 4/9/2010 at 8:00pm
 4/10/2010 at 8:00pm
 4/11/2010 at 2:00pm
 4/14/2010 at 8:00pm
 4/15/2010 at 8:00pm
 4/16/2010 at 8:00pm
 4/17/2010 at 8:00pm
 4/18/2010 at 2:00pm
 4/21/2010 at 8:00pm
 4/22/2010 at 8:00pm
 4/23/2010 at 8:00pm
 4/24/2010 at 8:00pm
 4/25/2010 at 2:00pm

Theatre/Venue Nicu's Spoon Theatre 

38 West 38th  New York

Phone Number for Reservations 866-811-4111 
Website for reservations www.ovationtix.com/trs/cal/545  
Running time 1hr. 30min. 

 

Producing Organization: Nicu's spoon  
Website www.spoontheater.org  
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