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Race and real estate collide in this outrageously funny and provocative Pulitzer Prize-winning new play. The action begins in 1959 in a small suburb of Chicago when we meet a nervous group of neighbors trying to talk their friends out of selling their home to a black family. Fast forward to the same house fifty years later when sparks fly as a white family attempts to move into the now predominantly African-American neighborhood. Described as "an ingenious, audacious lightning rod of a play" by Entertainment Weekly, Clybourne Park examines America's complex relationship with race with sharp humor and deep perception

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