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A Raisin In the Sun: Still Good

by Rich Smith Ruth Younger (Mia Ellis) trying to get Walter Lee (Richard Prioleau) to eat his eggs. Alan Alabastro A massive brick wall descends from the sky and surrounds Lena Younger's modest Chicago home on three sides. One little window is knocked out of the brick, and an American flag hangs off the sill like a tired dream. Set designer Michael Ganio's constant metaphor is loud, constant, imposing: the American Dream is seductive, but it's a bill of goods, and it's sold to black people at ten times the price.
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