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Theatre review: Clybourne Park

Dear Dad Laugh at yourself first, before anyone else can.                                                                       Elsa Maxwell 1958 This must be Bruce Norris’ mantra when he wrote Clybourne Park, his 2011 Pulitzer-Prize winning theatrical drama. However, the real subject of his self-denigration does not become apparent until the laughter has faded and the theatre is empty. In Lorraine Hansberry’s momentous 1959 play, A Raisin in…