by Lynn Nottage
Originally produced at The Public Theater, New York, NY
March 27 to May 20, 2018
About the Premiere Production:
Synopsis: Taking us on a journey from the heart of Africa and around the world, Mlima's Tale is the story of Mlima, a magnificent elephant trapped in the clandestine international ivory market. Following a trail of greed and desire as old as trade itself, Mlima leads us through memory and fear, history and tradition, want and need, and reveals the surprising and complicated deals that connect us all..