A Raisin in the Sun New York Tickets
A groundbreaking Broadway drama from 1959 makes its way back to New York this time around with its revival production. Written by Lorraine Hansberry, A Raisin in the Sun originally premiered on Broadway back in 1959. The plot of the play revolves around the struggles of an African American family before the implication of civil rights in the United States. Quite contrary to the expectations of both the writer and producer, the original Broadway production of the play turned out to be a critical success. Now after all these years, A Raisin in the Sun makes its way back to Broadway to entertain a new generation of theater-goers. Catch it live with A Raisin in the Sun New York tickets.
The upcoming revival of A Raisin in the Sun has been attracting a lot of attention by theater patrons. The revival production will see Denzel Washington taking the lead role of Walter Lee Younger who is the main character of the play. Apart from Washington, the production will also star Diahann Carroll, who is making her first Broadway appearance in over three decades. The upcoming performance run of the play will kick off in March 2014 at the Ethel Barrymore Theater in New York. So play witness to this Broadway classic with A Raisin in the Sun New York tickets.
The plot of the play is set in a Chicago neighborhood where a conflict arises between the three generations of Younger family. The conflict arises after Mama inherits money following the death of her husband and wishes to move her family to a better neighborhood. Walter Lee Younger on the other hand wishes to invest the money in a liquor store and be his own boss.
The revival A Raisin in the Sun New York production is a limited time engagement that is scheduled to last for fourteen weeks. The play will start its previews on March 8, 2014 while the opening night is going to be on April 3, 2014. The original production of the play also opened at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre more than five decades ago. This time, the play will be directed by Kenny Leon while Scott Rudin will be producing it and will be as much and even more wonderful than the original production.