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
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Saturday Storytime at Gravesend Library
Sat | 11AM – 11:30 am
Join us each Saturday to hear new stories and favorite tales read aloud. ...
Saturday Storytime at Brooklyn Public Library - Macon Branch
Sat | 11AM – 11:45 am
Join us each Saturday to hear new stories and favorite tales read aloud, interspersed with songs and rhymes. All ages welcome!...
Family Art Project: Sí Se Puede at Wave Hill Public Gardens
Sat | 10AM - 1PM
Listen to stories of farmers and activists Dolores Huerta and Cesar Chavez to learn more about the United Farm Workers Union. Then, look to the creative ways some of today's farmers are cultivating an...