This 2009 Pulitizer Prize winner, by Lynn Nottage, is a haunting, probing work about the resilience of the human spirit during times of war. More…
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?
See it if You're looking for a reality check and a beautifully acted play that will stay with you for days. Heavy subject matter is entirely worth it.
Don't see it if You can't deal with war and relationship drama. Brace yourself for the intense.
See it if You love great stories extremely well told with rich language.
Don't see it if You are looking for an "upper" at the theater - this is tough subject matter.