Previews Begin: Tuesday, January 16, 2018
Opening Night: Tuesday, February 6, 2018
The Tony Award-winning author, performer and activist Eve Ensler, whose The Vagina Monologues is an international sensation, comes to MTC with a powerful new play based on her critically acclaimed memoir. While working with women suffering from the ravages of war in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Ensler was stunned by a life-threatening diagnosis. Told with her signature brand of humor, Ensler’s personal journey uncovers surprising connections between her body and the earth and how illness can be both transformative and transcendent. Directing this bold, unflinching and inspiring piece is Tony award winner Diane Paulus (Waitress, Pippin).
The only way to guarantee your seats today is to join MTC by becoming a Subscriber or Patron. JOIN NOW
In the Body of the World was commissioned by and premiered at the American Repertory Theater.
Design: Shannon Reed for American Repertory Theater.
Written and performed by Eve Ensler
Directed by Diane Paulus