Adriane Lenox to Star in Lynn Nottage's Ruined
The play focuses on Mama Nadi, a shrewd businesswoman living in a small mining town in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Nottage's other plays include Intimate Apparel and Fabulation, the latter of which was directed by Whoriskey.
Lenox won the Tony, among numerous other honors, for Doubt. Her many other New York credits include Ain't Misbehavin', Caroline, or Change, Chicago, Dinah Was, Dreamgirls, Kiss Me, Kate, and Something You Did.