Sunday, Mar 17, 3-5 PM

A Raisin in the Sun

Ashé Cultural Arts Center
Getting there
1712 Oretha C Haley Blvd, New Orleans, LA

Opening on the 60th anniversary of the original production, this drama, which is set on the Southside of Chicago in the mid to late 1950s, epitomizes the desperate pursuit of the American dream by those of the working class, the underserved and the disenfranchised. Cast: Carol Sutton, Michael C. Forest, Constance S. Thompson, Ebony Johnson, Martin "Bats" Bradford, Christopher Robinson, Tracy B. Mann, Jim Holmes, Chelsea Blount and Ellington Benoit Tilton. Tickets, $35 and $25, are on sale now. Click here to purchase yours. Special daytime performances are available for schools and senior citizens at $10 per person. Reservations are required. Call Drena Clay Johnson at (504) 569-9070 for reservations for those performances.