- Wednesday, May 29, 2013
NEW HAVEN — In 1959, a young Chicago born playwright named Lorraine Hansberry broke new ground in New York with A Raisin in the Sun, the first play by a black woman to be produced on Broadway. Based in part on her family’s personal experience in trying to buy a house in a white neighborhood, the show ran for over two years, received prestigious awards, and has been revived, made into movies, and used as part of the curriculum in many schools.
- Wednesday, April 10, 2013
Christina Bennett Lind plays Judy, “an amiable, beautiful, and exceedingly dim-witted young woman.”
- Tuesday, March 5, 2013
NEW HAVEN — Modern American drama tends to focus on the family, the dysfunctional family, that is.