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A Raisin in the Sun

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Ethel Barrymore Theatre

243 West 47th Street
New York, NY 10036

2hrs, 40mins
1 Intermission
Important Dates
Mar 08, 2014
Apr 03, 2014
Jun 15, 2014
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Denzel Washington and Diahann Carroll star in the Broadway revival of Lorraine Hansberry's classic.



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An American classic, A Raisin in the Sun takes place in the late ‘50s in a south side Chicago apartment, chronicling the lives of the members of an African-American family. Matriarch Lena plans to buy a home in an all-white neighborhood when she receives a hefty insurance check. Her son Walter dreams of buying a liquor store and being his own man, and her daughter Beneatha dreams of attending medical school. The tensions and prejudice they face create the drama in this beloved play.