A Raisin in the Sun

The Broadway production of “A Raisin in the Sun” by Lorraine Hansberry opened at the Ethel Barrymore Theater in New York on March 11, 1959, ran for 530 performances and was nominated for the 1960 Tony Award (New York City) for Best Play.  Both Sidney Poitier and Claudia McNeil received Tony Award nominations for their performances, “Best […]