Living Green World Premiere: A Modern-Day Homage to A Raisin in the Sun
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The last date listed for Living Green by Gloria Bond Clunie was Sunday March 1, 2009 / 3:00pm.
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Appropriate deals with the hassles of inheritance as one family descends upon a crumbling Arkansan plantation to liquidate their dead patriarch's estate. The three adult children think they have problems as they argue over clutter, debt and their troubled family history. But, after a disturbing discovery among their father's possessions, a series of surprises and confrontations turns up the intensity at the already-uncomfortable reunion. Learn More
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It was very thought provoking seeing how the family dealt with the decision of going back to the old neighborhood or staying in the suburbs. The actors did a wonderful job in portraying their characters which addeed to the enjoyment of the play.
It's 1995, the year of the Million Man March. Angela and Frank Freeman, an affluent black couple "living green" in a mostly white Chicago suburb, disagree about selling their beautiful home to fund their daughter's college education. Should they resettle to another "safe white community," or return, as a family, to discover their roots in "the old neighborhood?"
Victory Gardens Emsemble member Gloria Bond Clunie (North Star, Shoes) asks questions that touch the heart of our community in this modern day homage to A Raisin in the Sun. What happened to our families as we "moved up" and fled the communities that once nurtured us? How do we revitalize our neighborhoods? How do we protect our children from the violence that plagues our streets?