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Fri, Apr 19



A Raisin In The Sun By Lorraine Hansberry

Directed by: Elsa Johnson Bass The story tells of a black family's experiences in south Chicago, as they attempt to improve their financial circumstances with an insurance payout following the death of the father, and deals with matters of housing discrimination, racism, and assimilation.

A Raisin In The Sun By Lorraine Hansberry
A Raisin In The Sun By Lorraine Hansberry

Time & Location

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Apr 19, 2024, 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM

Philadelphia, 1615 Chelten Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19126, USA


About the event

Cross Culture Theater Presents, "A Raisin in the Sun" a play by Loraine Hansberry. This is a story about a Black family living in the 1950s and their struggles to follow their dreams in a time period when people were not treated equally based on their gender and race.

"A Raisin in the Sun" is presented by arrangement with Concord Theatricals on behalf of Samuel French, Inc.


  • General Admission

    From $15.00 to $30.00
    • $30.00
      +$0.75 service fee
    • $15.00
      +$0.38 service fee



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