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A Raisin In The Sun

This show has now closed, please visit our London Shows page for a full list of current productions.

About the Show Less...

Lorraine Hansberry's drama about the African American experience. Read More >

Walter Lee Younger dreams of making his own way in life and owning a liquor store. Everything seems possible when his mother receives a $10 000 insurance windfall. But she has other plans. Is this the end of his dream – or the start of a new one?


Important Dates & Timing

Opening Night: 03/05/2005

Closing Night: 07/05/2005

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Cast & Creative


Lenny James


Producer - Young Vic Theatre Company

Author - Lorraine Hansberry

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