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Lorraine Hansberry

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  • Writing the epilogue

    Writing the epilogue
    Last Saturday night, as the hordes gathered on and about Michigan Avenue to celebrate the lighting of lights and the beginning of the gift-buying season, a few hundred members of the Chicago literary community settled into the seats in the handsome...
  • Friday's TV Highlights: Celebrities turn out to help Haiti

     
    Click here to download TV listings for the week of Jan 17 - 23, in PDF format This week's TV Movies ‘HOPE FOR HAITI NOW’: The stars come out to raise money for the victims of the earthquake in Haiti......
  • A new cheatsheet for theater buffs

     
    So, you have a term paper on Euripides due tomorrow and you haven't even cracked "Medea," "The Trojan Women" or any other of the ancient Greek writer's tragedies. Or you're an actor who has an audition this week for a......
  • Billy Crudup, Kathleen Turner, Matthew Rhys set for 2010-11 L.A. Theatre Works season [Updated]

     
    The stars have aligned for L.A. Theatre Works' upcoming 2010-11 season. The company, which presents new and classic plays that are recorded for radio in front of a live audience, will mount 10 productions with a bevy of celebrity talent......
  • Phylicia Rashad to direct L.A. production of 'A Raisin in the Sun'

     
    In her numerous screen and stage roles, Phylicia Rashad has invariably brought a cutting intelligence and a razor-sharp sense of comic timing. In March, the actress will be working on the opposite side of the lights in the role of......
  • Theater review: 'Clybourne Park' at San Francisco's A.C.T.

     
    As anyone who caught “The Pain and the Itch” at the Theatre @ Boston Court a couple of seasons back can verify, Bruce Norris doesn’t write plays to win popularity contests. With an irascible fearlessness, he flies in the face......
  • Theater review: 'A Raisin in the Sun' at the Nate Holden Performing Arts Center

     
    F. Kathleen Foley reviews 'A Raisin in the Sun" at the Nate Holden Performing Arts Center....
  • Valencia Character Company announces 2011-12 season

     
    Valencia Character Company has announced its 2011-12 theater season, with a night of one-acts, two dramas and a lighthearted musical to kick things off. Here's the line-up: “The Drowsy Chaperone,” music and lyrics by Lisa Lambert and Greg...
  • Bruce Norris' 'Clybourne Park' wins Pulitzer Prize for drama

     
    Bruce Norris' "Clybourne Park" -- a dramatic imagining of events taking place before and after Lorraine Hansberry's classic "A Raisin in the Sun" -- won the 2011 Pulitzer Prize for drama. The award was announced Monday in New York. "Clybourne......