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A raisin in the sun is a play by lorraine hansberry that debuted on broadway in 1959 the title after touring to positive reviews, the play premiered on broadway at the ethel barrymore theatre on march 11, 1959 it transferred to the belasco. Lorraine hansberry's play a raisin in the sun was a triumph for its 29-year-old author in 1959, winning the new york drama critics circle award for best play. A raisin in the sun was the first show to make it to broadway that was written by an african american woman (lorraine hansberry) it is also the first show on.
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