A Raisin In The Sun

by Lorraine Hansberry 
directed by Phyllis E. Griffin

2/4/2010 6:00 PM - 2/13/2010 6:00 PM

WED - SAT at 7:30 pm
SUN at 2 pm
WED 2/3 & THU 2/4 at 7:30 pm

scenic design by Kalif Aljami
costume design by EMILY MAYNARD
lighting design by Rob Tolzien
sound design by Cristina Derisi
stage management by Kelly Montgomery
dramaturgy by Alexis Links

at DePaul's Merle Reskin Theatre

Box Office: (312) 922-1999

Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Drama and celebrating its 50th Anniversary, A Raisin in the Sun is the fiercely moving portrait of an African-American family in Chicago’s South Side in the 1950s. This seminal American play, the first by an African-American woman ever to be produced on Broadway, is a searing and timeless drama of family, hope, and inspiration.

The cast features Chris Boykin (George Murchison), McKenzie Chinn (Ruth Younger), Kristin Ellis (Beneatha Younger), James Gasber (Karl Linder), Brittani Green (Lena Younger (Mama), Elijah Griffin (Travis), Nicholas Harper (Bobo), Shannon Matesky (Mrs. Johnson), Sean Parris (Joseph Asagai), Levenix Riddle (Walter Lee Younger).