President Obama goes to see Denzel Washington in 'A Raisin in the Sun'
New York: Tickets to watch Denzel Washington on Broadway in 'A Raisin in the Sun' are hard to come by ... Lorraine Hansberry's play, set in 1950s Chicago, centers on a struggling working-class black family anxiously awaiting a $10,000 insurance check ...
Anika Noni Rose Breathes New Life Into Classic 'Raisin In The Sun'
Now you may think you know the play "A Raisin In The Sun" from its many ... very long time, it became very clear to me how relevant this play is for now, for 2014 - while speaking very clearly to the time period that it was written for.
‘Raisin in the Sun’ Brings Denzel Washington Back to Broadway
A claustrophobic fatigue pervades the cramped, South Side Chicago apartment in which “A Raisin in the Sun” is set. And despite its ... it also feels less like a period piece than any I’ve seen. Despite the play’s old-fashioned structure and ...
Phylicia Rashad: How She Followed the 'Sun'
and to time," she says of the Wilson play.. When she began rehearsals for the revival of "Raisin in the Sun," she says she found that the 1959 play says Lena's age is 55, which would make her birth in 1904, the year "Gem of the Ocean" is set. "Then I ...
Text to Text | ‘A Raisin in the Sun’ and ‘Discrimination in Housing Against Nonwhites Persists Quietly’
Teaching ideas based on New York Times content. Updated: April 4 With the much-anticipated April 3 opening of a new Broadway revival starring Denzel Washington, “A Raisin in the Sun ... of the play, we are made aware of the violence — “Set off ...