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“A Raisin in the Sun” Makes Drew University Debut

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We are pleased to announce the casting for the Drew University’s production, A Raisin in the Sun. Call to reserve your tickets!

CASTING LIST:

Walter Younger………………………………………………….. Andrew Binger

Beneatha Younger……………………………………………….. Billie Holmes

Lena Younger (Mama)………………………………… Ghail Rhodes Benjamin

Ruth Younger……………………………………………………..Nicolette Lynch

Travis Younger…………………………………………… Jerome Thompson

Joseph Asagai……………………………………………………Ralph Tshitoko

George Murchison……………………………………………… Jordan Arnold

Karl Lindner…………………………………………………….Thomas Duke

Bobo………………………………………………………………Tesean Rease

Mrs. Johnson…………………………………………………….Diamond Wynn

Moving Men …………………………………………………….. Faruq Hayes
……………………………………………………….Chris Reyes

CASTING CALL: Raisin in the Sun

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Union/ Non-Union

Yendor Productions is casting “ A Raisin in the Sun” for the Drew University’s 2012-2013 DUDS Season, directed by Professor Rodney Gilbert.

A Raisin in the Sun by Lorraine Hansberry debuted on Broadway in 1959. The title comes from the poem “Harlem” (also known as “A Dream Deferred”) by Langston Hughes. The story is based upon a black family’s experiences in being one of the first African- American families to move into one of Chicago’s white suburban neighborhood.
The 60-something matriarch of the family. She has recently lost her husband Walter Sr., and will be the recipient of a $10,000 life insurance check.
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Seeking an African – American female actress for the role of (Lena Younger) Mama.
Lena Younger (Mama)

Actress auditioning for the role of Lena (Mama) must be able to play late 40’s-60 years of age.

For audition please bring current headshot and resume, prepare an appropriate monologue, and be ready to read provided sides from the script.

Please submit headshot and resume online but note a hard copy is needed the day of
the audition

Date: Saturday, June 23, 2012

Location: Yendor Productions, 30 Spruce St. Suite 1, Newark, NJ 07102

Time: 12-3pm

Please call or e-mail for a scheduled audition time 973-946-9512 or yendorproduction@aol.com