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Ruined (The Heights Players)

From 3 member  reviews
Members say: Intense, Great acting, Absorbing, Thought-provoking, Horrifying

About the show

The Heights Players present Lynn Nottage's Pulitzer Prize-winning drama, a haunting, probing work about the resilience of the human spirit during times of war. More…

Set in a small mining town in the Democratic Republic of Congo, this drama follows Mama Nadi, a shrewd businesswoman and brothel operator in a war torn land. 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? 

Member Reviews (3)


Intense, Great acting, Absorbing, Thought-provoking, Horrifying

Absorbing, Great acting, Edgy, Intense, Raunchy

See it if you are ready to face the problems of the world. Actors do a superb depiction of cruelty in wartime. Right and wrong makes one think.

Don't see it if you are easily upset. Heights has to stagger the seats Disappointing size of the audience. A bit long for today's. theatergoer-near 3 hrs-

Relevant, Thought-provoking, Absorbing, Intense

See it if You're interested in stories of the of the conflict in the Congo and female empowerment

Don't see it if You're uncomfortable with sexual situations or profanity

Great acting, Great staging, Horrifying, Intense

See it if You want to see an outstanding production of Lynn Nottage's Pulitzer Prize winning play.

Don't see it if You want an upbeat play; this play deals with tough topics such as rape and mutilation.

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