In Darfur

Premiered at The Public Theater, NYC

Illustration by David Polonsky

Illustration by David Polonsky

A play that forces us to question our moral responsibility to the victims of human
rights abuse.

Lynn Nottage, Playwright Ruined and Sweat

A riveting and haunting play.

Samantha Power

Mia Farrow, Samantha Power and Winter Miller In Darfur  Delacorte Theater in Central Park

Mia Farrow, Samantha Power and Winter Miller In Darfur

Delacorte Theater in Central Park

Winter's play is an urgent and passionate response to a crisis unfolding at this moment.
Oskar Eustis, The Public Theater

Mother and Son, Farchana Camp, Chad  Photo Winter Miller

Mother and Son, Farchana Camp, Chad

Photo Winter Miller

Urgent and fierce.
Timely and Timeless.
Truly a heroic act of playwriting.

Ari Roth, Theater J

 

IN DARFUR won the “Two-Headed Challenge” commission from the Guthrie Theatre and the Playwrights Center.

Winter traveled with her boss, Times columnist Nicholas Kristof to the Sudan border to research on the ground.

Premiere directed by Joanna Settle, The Public Theater. Regional: TimeLine (Chicago), WAM (Massachusetts), Theatre J (Washington, D.C.), Horizon (Atlanta), Mosaic (Florida), The Landing (Texas), Awake (Canada).

Rutina Wesley in In Darfur, Delacorte Theater  Photo by Joy Jacobs

Rutina Wesley in In Darfur, Delacorte Theater

Photo by Joy Jacobs

An excellent, poignant play.
Nicholas Kristof, The New York Times

Boys in Gaga IDP Camp, Chad  Photo Winter Miller

Boys in Gaga IDP Camp, Chad

Photo Winter Miller

Rutina Wesley and Zainab Jah  Photo by Joy Jacobs

Rutina Wesley and Zainab Jah

Photo by Joy Jacobs