A Raisin in the Sun Revisited: The Raisin Cycle at Center Stage

Full Episode

Special | 52m 50s

Lorraine Hansberry’s groundbreaking 1959 drama, A Raisin in the Sun, was the first Broadway play to depict the strength and humanity of an African-American family striving for a piece of the American dream by buying a house in a white working-class neighborhood in Chicago. More than 50 years later, playwright Bruce Norris created Clybourne Park, a sardonic Pulitzer Prize-winning prequel and sequel

Aired: 10/25/13

Expired: 01/01/70

Rating: NR

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