About the Plays
First Rwanda play. It looks at a particular, true case, from a perpetrator’s point of view. Two nuns are convicted of complicity in the deaths of 7,000 refugees who sought asylum at their convent. The spiritual biography of a genocidaire, the young nun Maria Kizito, as mediated by a young American nun who attends her trial.
Performed by a company from Kampala, New York, New Orleans, and Los Angeles.
Director: Emily Mendelsohn