The Wisdom of WIT

Megan Cole presents a dramatized lecture of Margaret Edson’s Pulitzer Prize-winning play Wit.

Megan Cole created the role of Dr. Vivian Bearing in the original stage production [L.A. Drama Critics’ Circle Award and the DramaLogue Award]. Ms. Cole is a beloved classical repertory actor of stage and screen.

In this 60 minute rendition, Megan presents an artful study on the subject of empathy. More info at
A 30 minute symposium followed this presentation, featuring notable speakers on the matters of death & dying and compassion & choices.

[May 12 – 14, 2012]

Oregon performances took place at the Alberta Little Church in Portland, Ainsworth House in Oregon City, as well as a special showing for the Theatre Dpt. at Pacific University in Hillsboro.

“Cole is transcendent in the role that she originated, a performance that combines her extraordinary presence with a painful emotional honesty.” – Seattle Weekly