Running in rotating repertory with Measure for Measure, Richard Wright's groundbreaking novel of oppression, freedom and justice comes to life onstage in this timely adaptation. In the South Side Chicago of the 1930s, Bigger Thomas struggles to create a place for himself in a world whose prejudice has left him with few opportunities. After taking a job in a wealthy white man's house, he unwittingly unleashes a series of events that violently and irrevocably seal his fate. Running Time: 90 minutes without an intermission Recommended for ages 12 and up.
Venue: The Duke
229 W 42nd St Map
Toddler Time with Reading Is Fundamental at Brooklyn Public Library - Borough Park Branch
Mon | 1PM – 1:30 pm
Toddler Time with Reading Is Fundamental (First RIF) Enjoy stories and play. 18 to 36 months. All FirstRIF members must have a BPL library card to participate in First RIF. Children will be allowed t...
Chess Workshop at Brooklyn Public Library - Borough Park Branch
Mon | 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Learn to play or improve your game with chess master William Del Castillo. For beginners and advanced players. Age Group: Kids, Teens...
Free Summer Meals at Brooklyn Public Library - Eastern Parkway Branch
Mon | 1PM – 2PM
The Summer Meals Program provides free lunch to children ages 18 and under at hundreds of public schools, parks, pools, and libraries. Children are eligible for these meals even if they don't attend p...