“Art? Girl, survival is the only art I recognize.”

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Apr 11 – Apr 28, 2013

Written by Lynn Nottage

Directed by Rebecca Holderness

Lynn Nottage’s Pulitzer Prize winning story of hope in modern day Africa, Ruined follows the life of a small group of ‘working women’ as they battle to survive in the midst of a brutal civil war.


“War crimes onstage in Raleigh at Burning Coal Theatre’s Ruined” by Byron Woods for Indy Week

“Burning Coal Presents Ruined, a Rare and Important Production for Raleigh” by Spencer P. Phillips  for CVNC


Estimated run time: 2 hours.