Ruined

New York City Center - Stage I
131 W 55th St, New York, NY 10019
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WHAT IS IT ABOUT?

Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Drama! From Lynn Nottage, the Obie Award-winning author of such plays as Fabulation and Intimate Apparel, comes this haunting, probing work about the resilience of the human spirit during times of war. Set in a small mining town in Democratic Republic of Congo, this powerful play follows Mama Nadi, a shrewd businesswoman in a land torn apart by civil war. But is she protecting or profiting by the women she shelters? How far will she go to survive? Can a price be placed on a human life? Directing is Kate Whoriskey, who staged Ms. Nottage's Fabulation at Playwrights Horizons. Ruined is a co-production with the Goodman Theatre.

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NEWS

Ruined

Feb 10, 2009
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