PHOTO CALL: A Raisin in the Sun Ripening for Bway Opening April 26

News   PHOTO CALL: A Raisin in the Sun Ripening for Bway Opening April 26
 
The Broadway revival of Lorraine Hansberry's classic 1959 play, starring entertainment mogul Sean Combs, is currently in previews for an April 26 opening at the Royale Theatre.
Top: Phylicia Rashad, Bottom: Sanaa Lathan
Top: Phylicia Rashad, Bottom: Sanaa Lathan

David Binder, Vivek Tiwary, Susan Batson, Carl Rumbaugh, Ruth Hendel, and Jayne Baron Sherman, in association with Arielle Tepper and Barbara Whitman are producing the much talked about production. Also in the cast are three time Tony winner Audra McDonald, Phylicia Rashad, and Sanaa Lathan.

At left, Rashad and Lathan share individual emotional moments with the audience, while below, Combs and McDonald involve themselves in the play's action.

A Raisin in the Sun is directed by Kenny Leon, with sets by Thomas Lynch, costumes by Paul Tazewell, lights by Brian MacDevitt, and sound by T. Richard Fitzgerald. The production is scheduled to run through July 11.

All photos are by Joan Marcus.

To view more images from this event, click "Multimedia" under the "Related Information" area to the right or Click Here

Audra McDonald and Sean Combs
Audra McDonald and Sean Combs
Today’s Most Popular News: