Iowa Premiere; Pulitzer Prize for Drama and Tony Award for Best Play
This wickedly funny and fiercely play about race, real estate, and the volatile values of each. Clybourne Park explodes in two outrageous acts set 50 years apart. Act One takes place in 1959, as nervous community leaders anxiously try to stop the sale of a home to a black family. Act Two is set in the same house in the present day, as the now predominantly African-American heighborood battles to hold its ground in the face of gentrification.
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