Lynn  Nottage

Lynn Nottage

Playwright


Biography



Shows by Lynn Nottage

Title
Synopsis

It is 1950, and Godfrey Crump has just moved his daughters Ernestine and Ermina up to Brooklyn, New York, from the easy southern heat of Florida. His wife has died, and he packed up his still-reeling family to chase the dream... read more

Undine, a businesswoman who is skilled at social-climbing, is informed by her accountant that her husband has left her and taken all her money. With her life totally wrecked, Undine returns to Brooklyn and the life she left... read more

New York circa 1905 is a time and place where rigid social divides along the lines of race, religion, and class exist alongside a burgeoning population of immigrants from abroad and people from all over the U.S., who have mov... read more

An African-American couple, Sarah and David Bradley, travel to Mozambique to visit David's ancestral home. They arrive at the Imperial Hotel, where black servants are still ordered about by white overseers. Eventually, one... read more

Set in a small mining town in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Lynn Nottage’s Ruined follows Mama Nadi, a businesswoman who is trying to stay afloat in a world torn apart by civil war. The war has ravaged her country, a... read more

Overview

Nationality
American
Born
11/2/1964
Show Categories
Play
Genres
Drama
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