Deborah Gilmour Smyth to Lead Lamb's WIT; Full Cast Announced

Lamb's Players Theatre today announced its cast for WIT.

Deborah Gilmour Smyth portrays a brilliant and exacting professor of metaphysical poetry with much still to discover as she undergoes experimental treatment for cancer in this moving and triumphant winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Drama.

WIT is directed by Lamb's Producing Artistic Director, Robert Smyth, with scenic design by Mike Buckley, costume design by Jeanne Reith, lighting design by Nate Parde, sound design by Jon Lorenz and prop and projection design by Michael McKeon.

The cast features Lamb's 2013 Acting Company members Deborah Gilmour Smyth, Cynthia Gerber, Jason Heil and Caitie Grady, along with Lamb's Associate Artists Jim Chovick, Kaja Amado Dunn and Bryan Barbarin. M'Lafi Thompson completes the cast in her debut performance with Lamb's.


Bryan Barbarin - Ensemble

Jim Chovick - Dr. Kelikian

Kaja Amado Dunn - Ensemble

Cynthia Gerber - Nurse Susie Monahan

Deborah Gilmour Smyth - Vivian Bearing

Caitie Grady - Ensemble

Jason Heil - Dr. Jason Posner

M'Lafi Thompson - E.M. Ashford

WIT goes into Previews October 4th, with Opening Night October 11, and runs thru November 17.

Performances are Tue, Wed, Thu at 7:30 / Fri at 8 / Sat at 4 & 8 / Sun at 2. Tickets range from $22 to $62 depending on the seating section and the day of the week. Youth (ages 5 - 17) and Active Military (ID) are always HALF PRICE. Lamb's Box Office 691.437.6000 (Tue - Sat, 1 to 7) or online at

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