- Weds-Sat at 8pm with 2pm Sat matinees
- Running Time: 2.5 hours
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- Talkbacks: Thursday, Feb 1, Saturday, Feb 3 (matinee and evening), Friday, Feb 9, Wednesday, Feb 14
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Jan 26-Feb 17
by Lynn Nottage
Mama Nadi’s bar both protects and profits off the bodies of the women who have become casualties of a long and brutal civil war in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. She ensures survival by catering to both sides of the conflict, but how long can she keep the war outside her walls?
What is justified when survival is on the line?
“Nottage is one of our finest playwrights, a smart, empathetic and daring storyteller who tells a story an audience won’t expect.” – Time Out New York
ADVISORY: Very strong language, violence, sexual violence.
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A GUEST PRODUCTION BY DARK GLASS THEATRE
PRODUCTION SPONSOR: MCC
Directed by Angela Konrad. Featuring CJ Jackman Zigante, Tom Pickett, Rachel Mutombo, Damon Calderwood, Shayna Jones, Mikaela Fuqua, Makambe K. Simamba, Adrian Neblett, Donald Sales, Michael Kiapway, and Agape Mngomezulu.
Assistant Direction by Jessica Garden. Stage Management by Trevor McMahan. Assistant Stage Management by Mariam Barry. Set Design by Carolyn Rapanos. Costume Design by Megan Gilron. Lighting Design by Jillian White. Sound Design by Corina Akeson and Jeff Tymoschuk. Fight Direction by Ryan McNeill Bolton and Mike Kovac. Props Assistant Jennifer Jantsch.