A Raisin in the Sun

The Public Theatre

Newman Theater

Previews Began: September 27, 2022

Opening Night: October 25, 2022

Closing Night: November 20, 2022

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Playwright: Lorraine Hansberry

Walter Younger and his mother, Lena, both yearn to move their family out of Chicago’s Southside ghetto. When Lena’s late husband’s insurance check arrives, Lena hopes to use it to buy a house in a white neighborhood — while Walter hopes to invest it in a liquor business.


Francois Battiste                                   Walter Lee Younger
Toussaint Battiste                                          Travis Younger
John Clay III                                                      Joseph Asagai
Calvin Dutton                                                                   Bobo
Mister Fitzgerald                                     George Murchison
Perri Gaffney                                                     Mrs. Johnson
Paige Gilbert                                            Beneatha Younger
Mandi Masden                                                  Ruth Younger
Camden McKinnon                                        Travis Younger
Jesse Pennington                                               Karl Lindner
Tonya Pinkins                                                    Lena Younger

Understudies: Skyler Gallun, N’yomi Stewart


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