March 1, 2, 8 & 9, 2019 at Kayhi Auditorium
First City Players is proud to offer a challenging drama that won the Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award in 2001. The precise commands of mathematics and the wobbling nature of human emotions play out as a young woman confronts the legacy of her late father, a famed and mentally fragile mathematician.
Family friction and the inscrutable attentions of a former student of the great man play out for a devoted daughter with her own personal concerns about illness and genius. Are madness and love subject to measure, equation—and proof?