Olmsted Salon presents Cave Plays: A staged reading of Wit by Margaret Edson
St. George’s Cave at 209 East 16th Street
Enter through the courtyard
Margaret Edson's powerfully imagined Pulitzer Prize–winning play examines one of existence's unifying experiences―mortality―while she also probes the vital importance of human relationships. As the playwright herself puts it, ""The play is not about doctors or even about cancer. It's about kindness, but it shows arrogance. It's about compassion, but it shows insensitivity.