Raisin

Broadway
Musical
Original
Walter Younger and his mother struggle over how best to use his late father's insurance money in this musical adaptation of Lorraine Hansberry's play, A Raisin in the Sun. Walter hopes to use it to open a liquor store and mother Lena is eager to move her family out of Chicago's black ghetto.
  • Book: Charlotte Zaltzberg, Robert Nemiroff
  • Music: Edwin Judd Woldin
  • Lyrics: Robert Brittan
People (106)

Awards

Theatre World
1974 Theatre World Award Winner
1974 Theatre World Award Winner
1974 Theatre World Award Winner
Tony Award
1974 Actor in a Musical Nominee
1974 Actress in a Musical Winner
1974 Book of a Musical Nominee
1974 Choreography Nominee
1974 Direction of a Musical Nominee
1974 Featured Actor in a Musical Nominee
1974 Featured Actress in a Musical Nominee
1974 Musical Winner
1974 Original Score Nominee