Margaret Edson

  • Blogs

    January 10, 2013

    Laurie Metcalf In The Other Place: My Review

    Sharr Jackson's play The Other Place seems to owe a lot to Margaret Edson's Pulitzer winning 1995 play Wit. Both works have a mature woman going through a severe medical crisis that prompts her to re-assess her life. In both cases, the woman makes glib remarks to the audience in between scenes act ... More >>

  • Theater

    February 1, 2012

    Wit: Bearing Agonies

    MTC gives the Pulitzer-winning play its Broadway premiere

  • Blogs

    January 26, 2012

    Cynthia Nixon In Wit: My Review

    Margaret Edson's Pulitzer-winning 1995 play Wit finally makes it to Broadway in a Lynne Meadow-directed production starring Cynthia Nixon as a poetry professor named Vivian Bearing who's bearing a lot, actually. Vivian has been diagnosed with Stage IV ovarian cancer, and as she embarks on eight ro ... More >>

  • Theater

    March 19, 2002
  • Theater

    June 8, 1999

    Life After Wit

    Director Derek Anson Jones Returns to MCC

  • Theater

    October 6, 1998