Previews: March 23 and 24
Late Seating Policy: There is no late seating in Johnson Theater for this event. Late arrivals will be seated after intermission.
A Raisin in the Sun will be at Andrew Johnson Theater in Nashville, TN
Three generations of the Younger family live in a “rat trap” of an apartment in Chicago that they’ve been renting for always. With the passing of the patriarch, a life insurance check of significant value arrives. How will the money best be spent for the benefit of the family? Should a home be purchased, a business venture be invested in, or medical school be paid for? And whose decision is it? Whose dream gets deferred? This American classic was first produced in 1959, and was a pioneering work - the first play written by an African American woman to appear on Broadway.
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