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Opening Night: Denzel Washington Returns to Broadway in A Raisin in the Sun

TheaterMania spoke to Denzel, LaTanya Richardson Jackson, Anika Noni Rose, and Sophie Okenedo about this landmark production. logo

Tony Award winner Denzel Washington is back on Broadway in a new revival of A Raisin in the Sun, directed by Kenny Leon. Written by Lorraine Hansberry, Raisin has stood the test of time since its premiere in 1959. TheaterMania spoke with the cast about the play's characters and the experience of performing this American classic eight times a week.