Show Information


January 10 - February 3
OneAmerica Stage
Tickets start at $25
APPROXIMATE RUN TIME: 2 hours and 50 minutes, including one 15-minute intermission.
Recommended for patrons 7th grade and older

Special Events


Opening Night
1/12/2018 at 7:30 PM

Post-Show Discussion
1/14/2018 at 2 PM

Cookies & Coffee
1/18/2018 at 2 PM

Backstage Tour
1/19/2018 at 7:30 PM

IRTea Talk
1/21/2018 at 2 PM

ASL/AD Performance
1/21/2018 at 2 PM

Happy Hour
1/23/2018 at 5:30 PM | Production starts at 6:30 PM

Reviews


Nikki Tepper

Wonderful and moving! We loved the production and cast! 

Jean Gause Rawlinson

Loved this play! Actors were so real & excellent that it will stay with me for a very long time.

Judy Lombardo

A Raisin in the Sun was AMAZING! ! OUTSTANDING performance by each member of the cast!

Jane Graham

This play endures, and the cast and IRT production were wonderful. Don't miss it.

Janet Krebs

Exquisite performance! Go see it. 

Cherril Threte

Excellent night at IRT for Raisin in the Sun. Outstanding. The set was very detailed, the sound enhanced the story. The costumes were great, the performances excellent and provoked a range of emotions. The best at IRT. Bravo and Applause to an exceptional cast & crew

Dorothy Field

We went to the Jan 11 performance - it was outstanding!! I recommend everyone see this play if possible!!!!!!! The actors were terrific!

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About the Play


INSPIRING AMERICAN CLASSIC

After years in a crowded, run-down, inner-city apartment, the Younger family dreams of a better life in the green, sunny suburbs. But when opportunity comes along, will they agree on the best route to get there? And will the gates be open to them?


Click here to view the program
Click here to read the study guide

 

Cast Members


DORCAS SOWUNMI
DORCAS SOWUNMI
Ruth Younger
Lex Lumpkin
LEX LUMPKIN
Travis Younger
CHIKÉ JOHNSON
CHIKÉ JOHNSON
Walter Lee Younger
STORI AYERS
STORI AYERS
Beneatha Younger
KIM STAUNTON
KIM STAUNTON
Lena Younger
ELISHA LAWSON
ELISHA LAWSON
Joseph Asagai
JORDAN BELLOW
JORDAN BELLOW
George Murchison
D. ALEXANDER
D. ALEXANDER
Bobo
PAUL TAVIANINI
PAUL TAVIANINI
Karl Lindner
Dameon Cooper
DAMEON COOPER
Moving Man

Creative Team

TIMOTHY DOUGLASDirector
TONY CISEKScenic Design
KARA HARMONCostume Design
PETER MARADUDINLighting Design
MICHAEL KECKSound Design and Composition
NIRVANIA QUESADAAssistant Director

Multimedia


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Video: A Raisin in the Sun
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Video: A Raisin in the Sun Preview

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