A Raisin in the Sun

Jan. 17—Feb. 9, 2020

Written by Lorraine Hansberry

Directed by Tyrone Beasley | Cast List

Winner of five Tony Awards®, A Raisin in the Sun confronts life in South Side Chicago through the eyes of the Younger family. After years of battling poverty and racism, the Youngers hope an unexpected insurance check will be their ticket to a better life. With the looming fear that this may be their only chance, the family is torn apart as they struggle to agree on the most effective way to use the money.

Presenting Sponsors: Conagra Brands Foundation and Heider Family Foundation
Costume Care Sponsor: Fashion Cleaners
Media Sponsor: Cox Communications
Hawks Series Sponsor: Immanuel Communities

Disclaimer: Contains language and themes related to racial tension.

Audio Described Performance

OCP will host an audio-described performance of A Raisin in the Sun for people who are blind or people with vision impairments on Saturday, Jan. 25 at 7:30 p.m. Patrons who wish to take advantage of the audio description services may check out a headset from the OCP Box Office. For more information, please contact the OCP Box Office at (402) 553-0800.

For tickets, visit the Omaha Community Playhouse Box Office, call (402) 553-0800 or click here*

*Avoid handling fees by calling or visiting the OCP Box Office