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This edition: Ossie Davis, Ruby Dee, Philip Rose "A Raisin in the Sun"





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Episode Details

Original tape date: June 14, 2002.

In tribute to actress Ruby Dee, Theater Talk will present an encore episode, featuring their interview with Ms Dee her husband, actor Ossie Davis and Philip Rose, the original producer of A Raisin in the Sun. The trio discusses Rose's struggle to bring Lorraine Hansberry's classic play to the stage, a production in which Ms Dee created the role of Lena Younger.

Guest List

Ossie Davis Actor, Director, Writer, “A Raisin in the Sun”

Ruby Dee Actress, “A Raisin in the Sun”

Philip Rose Producer, “A Raisin in the Sun”

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